Accountant (Thailand)

Job description

  • This role will be reporting to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • You must be familiar with BOI and FTZ requirements.

Training, education & experience

  • You will require an Accounting Degree
  • This role needs at least 3 years experience in a similar position.

Skills & abilities
You are required to have strong language skills in both English & Thai (written & verbal)

Product Sourcing Specialist (Thailand)

We are looking to add a person to our sourcing team who will be based in Thailand. Your experience in multiple industries will provide invaluable input in terms of sourcing, developing and proposing solutions based on our client's requirements. This role has a continuous interface with our Singapore-based sourcing team. The ability to speak English is essential.

The range of products is vast and technically diverse to the right applicant.

Frequent travel to supplier’s sites is required.

Job description

  • Source & develop product from reliable suppliers to support customer requirements within specified timelines
  • Carry out benchmarking & negotiation for appropriate competitive products
  • Analyze and ensure compliance to our customer’s requirements & manage technical communication with suppliers
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose best solutions and solve problems
  • Analyze data & information to identify underlying principles, reasons, or fact of information
  • Identify and review all improvement materials to maintain product quality and validate all manufacturing processes
  • Monitor development progress in a timely manner
  • Adherence to all required company-related ISO 9001:2008 Quality procedures, to positively affect product quality & service provided to our customers
  • Negotiate agreements with suppliers to improve key business terms & identify cost reductions within assigned commodities | categories
  • Foster effective communication and teamwork within and across organizational boundaries with your innate understanding of and the ability to actively participate in,our culture of continuous improvement

Training, education & experience

  • Possess a degree in Mechanical / Industrial Engineering
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001:2008
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience in sourcing related role & manufacturing processes

Skills & abilities

  • Resourcefulness in identifying reliable suppliers
  • Strong analytical thinking & Detail oriented
  • Good command of English (verbal and written) & possess good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good Negotiation skill
  • Sense of urgency in fulfilling timelines
  • Familiar with supplier qualification process within ISO framework
  • Sound and timely decision maker
  • Fluency with MS Office. 

Supplier Development Engineer (Singapore)

We are looking for a Suppler Development Engineer (SDE) to join our team to develop and improve supplier performance to ensure a long-term supply of quality parts. The SDE will act as the primary collaborator with suppliers at the very outset of any project to identify and improve quality system and process improvement opportunities.

This role has a continuous interface with our Singapore-based sourcing team. The ability to speak Mandarin is essential.

Frequent travel is required.

Job description

  • Provide guidance to suppliers in terms of meeting the quality principles around part and process qualification. This will include working with suppliers in the development of control plans, FMEA, process flow charts, inspection plans and measurement methods.
  • Manage the production part approval process to ensure that customer specifications and requirements are met and approval report is submitted on time.
  • Assist the suppliers in development and improvement of production and inspection documents.
  • Perform audits to assess the supplier’s capability of reliably providing quality products. This will include working with the suppliers to ensure that the audit findings are addressed properly.
  • Work closely with Product Sourcing Team to identify and resolve sourcing and supplier quality system deficiencies.

Training, education & experience

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in electronic assembly, plastic, medical or automotive design and manufacturing environment with in-Depth training in Quality Core Tools (APQP, PPAP, FMEA, SPC, MSA)
  • Minimum 7 years hands-on experience in conducting part and process qualification studies
  • Auditing experience, preferably as per ISO 13485, TS16949 standards and requirements
  • Deep familiarity with Root Cause Analysis methodologies.

Skills & abilities

  • Analytical thinker
  • Result oriented
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

Quality Engineer (Thailand) 

Job description:

  • Perform incoming, in-process and outgoing quality control inspections
  • Develop and implement quality metrics to drive manufacturing improvements
  • Manage production documentation including changes impacting them
  • Coordinate complaint related activities to resolution. Directly liaise with internal / external customers & suppliers to ensure problems are adequately defined and both containment and corrective actions address the issues.
  • Coordinate supplier management processes from supplier qualification to continuous supplier performance assessment
  • Update relevant procedures to comply with both customer & ISO standard requirements.
  • Assisting the Quality Manager in implementing internal and external audit systems

Training, education & experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Well versed with Lean Manufacturing
  • Root Cause Analysis & Statistical Process Control
  • Internal Auditing
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment with focus on quality control & assurance
  • Extensive experience in Quality Management Systems ISO9001 and TS16949
  • Working knowledge of APQP, PPAP, FMEA, GRR
  • Experience in using measuring equipment such as CMM, profile projector & micrometer

Skills & abilities

  • Auditing skills
  • Analytical thinker able to work independently
  • Top notch communication skills

STATUS: FILLED January 2015

Production Manager (Thailand)

Job description:

  • Supervise Productoin staff - organize & monitor workflow.
  • Communicate job expectations through planning, monitoring, and appraising work outputs.
  • Maintain a quality service by establishing & enforcing organizational standards.
  • Solely responsible for production plans by scheduling and assigning personnel to accomplishing work results.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops | reviewing professional publications | establishing personal networks | benchmarking state-of-the-art practices
  • Evaluate and appraise work equipment by calling for repairs as and when needed
  • Maintains working relationship with the union by following the terms of the collective bargaining agreement.

Training, education & experience

  • Previous experience managing staff in a production environment, preferably in a senior capacity.
  • Experience in strategic planning, production budgets and expense tracking.

Skills & abilities:

  • Experience in establishing priorities, revising schedules, resolving problems
  • Ability to mentor staff by selecting, orientating and training employees in personal and professional growth.


Product Sourcing and Support | Plastics (Singapore)

We are looking to add to our sourcing team a person that has an in-depth understanding of plastic molded parts and the tooling required to make them. Our clients are large multi-nationals and from diverse industries from medical device manufacturers to appliances manufacturers and many more in between.

The role is to source, develop, and propose products based on our clients requirements. The range of products is exciting and technically gratifying. Just as importantly, the products you will develop can be touched and seen on a daily basis, and are integral to our day to day living.

Working at FT offers diversity in both the work and the people, we are continually growing, we enjoy what we do, we operate with respect, act with sincerity; protect ourselves, others, and our environment.  If you would like to be part of our team and are knowledgeable in the fascinating world of plastics then we wouldn’t want to be without you.


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