Purchasing Assistant

This position requires a candidate to manage day-to-day operations; liaise with supplier and department concerned, to ensure a competitive price and standard quality, and ensure proper administration and filings of the department. 

Number of vacancy : 1

Location : Sukau Rainforest Lodge View Location


  • To assist Purchasing Executive to carry out daily operations of Purchasing Department in regards to Best Price, Best Quality and Best Quantity.
  • To ensure all purchases are legitimate business purchases and are made in accordance with company policy.
  • To receive Purchase Request for engineering suplies and general supplies from related department (and ensure that the PR has been approved by the related department head)
  • To communicate with department concerned to ensure the item specifications - identify needs by sample, specification, details brand etc.
  • To prepare purchase order based on approved purchase request.
  • To follow up on the outstanding orders immediately.


  1. Candidate must possess at least an SPM, Diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma, Degree in the related field.
  2. Minimum 1 to 2 years' proven work experience in Purchasing.
  3. Good understanding and knowledge of Vendor relationships.
  4. Strong IT skills, customer service, filing skills, and knowledge in purchasing methods and procedures.
  5. Good communication and interpersonal skills with strong command of English, both spoken and written. Well organized and accurate.
  6. Preferably from a Hotel and Tourism background.
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About Us

Sukau Rainforest Lodge is a world-famous multi-award-winning ecolodge. The lodge rests on the riverbank of the incredibly rich Kinabatangan River, offering a unique wildlife safari experience coupled with luxury amidst the untamed jungles of Borneo. Our team is made up of dedicated and fun-loving individuals, who come together to deliver incredible, unforgettable memories for travellers from all around the world!

The ecolodge is owned and operated by our parent company, Borneo Eco Tours, the premier luxury tour experience providers and pioneers of ecotourism in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo – establishing themselves as the Borneo Specialists since 1991.

We also work closely with Borneo Eco Tours’ non-profit arm, BEST Society - through which sustainable development projects are carried out in order to give back to and empower local communities throughout Sabah.

Why Us?

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