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Supply Chain Planning Manager (6-Month Contract)


Planning and Retail Operations
Malaysia - Global Development Campus, Johor Bahru

About us

Reporting to the Supply Chain Category Leader, this is a newly created role supporting Dyson expansion plans in Johor, Malaysia.

About the role

  • Responsible for Production Scheduling, Inventory Management, Demand & Order Fulfilment, Supplier Management and Material Management.

  • Provide short term and long term demand requirement to factories and supplier to ensure capacity and material secure.

  • Review and provide supply plan commit to meet demand requirement.

  • Identify and coordinate with Production Management team and Supplier to resolve all the capacity bottleneck and material supply risk issue to meet order and demand requirement.

  • Responsible for approving all Purchase Orders based on company’s authority matrix.

  • Ensure material replenishment and delivery from supplier on time to meet production schedule requirement and avoid disruption to production.

  • Work closely with warehouse team for shipments arrangement to Contract Manufacturers.

  • Establish and monitor MRP/ERP system parameters for inventory management with objective of optimizing stock levels and strike a balance between withholding cost and order fulfillment.

  • Develop and achieve supply chain strategies and KPIs aligned to company blueprint, lead SCM monthly performance review with management team.

  • Drive continuous improvement projects with cross functional team across all areas in supply chain to increase efficiency/productivity and reduce operation cost.

  • Strengthen supply chain team by identifying the talent and continue to develop the team via proper training.

About you

  • Degree Level or higher-level education – APIC’s supply chain management advantageous.

  • At least 6 year(s) of working experience in the related field (supply planning/purchasing/inventory management) is required for this position.

  • Excellent verbal and written English. Good numerical skills.

  • PC literate (MS Words, MS Excel, MS Outlook, and etc).

  • Highly motivated team player, mature and able to work independently.

  • Self-motivated, accurate and highest ethical standards. Prepared to work hard to get the right result for Dyson, be tough yet be fair with our supplier network.

  • Able to work under a fast-paced environment and with tight schedules and strict guidelines.

  • An analytical thinker and a strong communicator with an eye for detail able to deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet production requirements. Excellent in materials management.

  • SAP knowledge, with some engineering background will be advantageous.

  • Teamwork: collaboration, knowledge sharing, teamwork & perpetual learning.

  • Communications: clearly communicate, collaborate and tailor your communication style & content to different audiences.

  • Ownership: decision-making, entrepreneurial & business aware, risk taking, lateral thinking & perseverance.

  • Integrity: apply highest ethical standards to others and self, and be fair and compliant in dealing with the supplier network.


Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.


Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.