McCorry is continuously on the lookout for talented individuals who may be interested in developing their careers with the McCorry team.

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Last Updated: 04/10/2018

 


Logistic Executive/Manager


Department : Contract Sales USA
Report To : Business Unit Leader

Objective

• Manage and arrange the logistic operation for the Business Unit Contract Sales USA (BU CSUS) for the cargo to be shipped from outside the USA to the country.
• Cooperate closely with our Logistic Manager in the USA.
• Ensure that we have the most competitive freight rates and shortest transit times available in the market.
• Ensure that the cargo we have purchased from our suppliers gets shipped so that we do not have gaps in our supply chain.
• Manage specific projects on behalf of the BU CSUS as assigned by the BU Leader or the CEO of the Company from time to time.
Principal Accountability / Key Responsibility Areas:
1. Manage all bookings for freight from origin to the USA.
2. Make forecast for the freight based on production plans and supply chain demand.
3. Liaise with the Logistic Manager in the USA on the status of all cargo leaving the port of loading and status of arrival of the cargo.
4. Ensure the product and quantity is correctly entered into inventory (“Vendor Shipment” in the ERP-system).
5. To maximize cost efficiency on freight solutions (this may include delivery at destination)
6. In-charge of the movement of the cargo until it arrives at port of destination.
7. Provide custom broker in the USA with the necessary documents and ensure that customs clearance is done in a timely manner. In case of customs hold or APHIS holds ensure that the holds are resolved quickly.
8. Identify and negotiate most competitive rates and terms with shipping lines. This may include looking at other options than shipping by container (bulk shipment)
9. Develop a good working relationship with McCorry’s suppliers and transportation partners.

10. Liaise with the suppliers to ensure that cargo is delivered on time to the port.
11. Ensure that containers are delivered on-time to our suppliers for stuffing.
12. Research all trade or logistic organizations to get the best understanding of efficiencies and cost savings in the company’s supply chain.
13. On monthly basis forecast/update a 4-month forecast for the freight requirement including freight rates and present it to the BU for discussion/information.

Competencies Requirements:

• Degree Holder or Professional Qualification in Economics, Finance/Accounting, Marketing, Business Administration or related field. Other qualification with prior experience in similar capacity will be considered.
• At least 3 years of working experience in a logistic / purchasing / operation management position, preferably in wood industry.
• Relevant hands-on experience in logistic operations is an advantage.
• Able to communicate effectively.
• Able to plan and execute efficiently.
• Self-driven, enthusiastic and passionate for this job.
• Must possess high level of integrity.
• Well organized, detail oriented, analytical and ready to take challenges.
• Can operate with a high degree of independence within agreed policies, targets and budgets
• Strong negotiation and relationship development skills to liaise with business partners.
• Resourceful, efficient, able to work independently and meet tight deadlines.
• Fluent in spoken and written English is part of the requirement. Proficiency in Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia would be an added advantage.
• Willing to work extra hours and travel for business trips.
• Skilled in Microsoft Office and knowledge of ERP systems a definite advantage,
• Candidates who desire to work in a business entity that is continuously growing
• Candidates who are interested in building their careers with us

 

 


BRANDING MANAGER


 

Position: Branding Manager

Level of position: Assistant Manager/Managerial Level

Location: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (Head Office)

Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer

Overall Purpose

  • Assist the CEO in developing and growing McCorry’s business. This includes strategy, long-term planning, improving and developing the leadership capabilities of the Business Unit and Support Team members, improving and developing the Company’s management systems, leadership support to the Business Units and Support Teams.
  • Assist the CEO in managing the Company’s control systems in place at any given time.
  • Do research in support of both long-term and short-term strategies that the CEO’s office is working on.
  • Product development
  • Manage specific projects on behalf of the CEO’s office.

 

Key Responsibility Areas

  1. Participate together with the CEO in the meeting structure of the company.
  2. Assist the Business Units and Support Teams with specific short-term projects.
  3. Carry out research on products, markets and environmental issues as part of the Group’s development.
  4. Assist in developing the Group’s corporate structure.
  5. Assist in implementing and developing the corporate calendar.
  6. Assist in the implementation of policies established by senior management and the Board of Directors.
  7. Carry out specific tasks or projects delegated by the CEO

Qualifications Required

  • Candidates aged between 25-45 years old
  • At least a Bachelor Degree holder in Marketing/Business Admin/Project field or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience in related field
  • Excellent communications/presentation skills in English and Bahasa Malaysia (both speaking and writing). Other languages would be an added advantage.
  • Must be independent, proactive, meticulous and attentive to details
  • Willing to work extra hours and extra miles
  • Preferably a creative and innovative personnel
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Candidates who desire to work in a business entity that is continuously growing
  • Candidates who are interested in building their careers with us

 

 

 


SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER


Level of position : Manager
Report To : Business Unit Leader
Location : Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

 

Overall Objective:
• To support the Business Unit Leader in the daily operation of the Business Unit in the USA region.
• Together with the Business Unit Leader, develop and grow businesses for the USA region. This includes strategies to manage existing customers, finding new contract customers, growing market share and introducing new products.
• In-charge of purchasing wood products from local and/or foreign countries. This includes developing long-term purchasing strategies and geographic sourcing comparisons. Ensuring that our purchase cost is competitive taking currency fluctuations, competition and targets for the Business Unit into consideration.
• In-charge of managing the relationships with freight companies and to ensure that the transport cost is kept competitive, in line with budgets and targets for the Business Unit.
• To achieve yearly targeted sales, gross margin and net profit together with the Business Unit.

 

Duties and responsibilities:
• On a day-to-day basis manage the entire supply chain for the Business Unit. This includes competitive pricing on purchasing and shipping and the compliance with environmental, legal & other international standards.
It requires a hands-on approach including involvement in all details like documentation, contracts, etc.
• Update the current market situation in the geographic areas of purchase: price wise and supply wise.
• Manage and deal with overseas business partners.
• Assist in the preparation of the yearly budget based on the guidelines set by the Company.
• Supervise the daily work of the Sales Support team.
• Prepare reports for weekly, monthly and quarterly Business Unit’s meetings.

 

Qualification Requirements:
• Degree Holder or Professional Qualification in Economics, Finance/Accounting, Marketing, Business Administration or related field. Other qualification with prior experience in similar capacity will be considered.
• At least 5 years of working experience in a logistic / purchasing / operation management position, preferably in wood industry.
• Relevant hands-on experience in logistic operations is an advantage.
• Able to communicate effectively.
• Able to plan and execute efficiently.
• Self-driven, enthusiastic and passionate for this job.
• Must possess high level of integrity.
• Well organized, detail oriented, analytical and ready to take challenges.
• Can operate with a high degree of independence within agreed policies, targets and budgets
• Strong negotiation and relationship development skills to liaise with business partners.
• Resourceful, efficient, able to work independently and meet tight deadlines.
• Fluent in spoken and written English is part of the requirement. Proficiency in Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia would be an added advantage.
• Willing to work extra hours and travel for business trips.
• Skilled in Microsoft Office and knowledge of ERP systems a definite advantage.
• Candidates who desire to work in a business entity that is continuously growing.
• Candidates who are interested in building their careers with us.