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Smith & Associates Far East Ltd

Graduate Trainee 2020

Smith & Associates Far East Ltd
Salary negotiable
Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Graduate Trainee 2020

Smith & Associates Far East Ltd

Job Highlights

  • US Based Market Leader with Strong Asia Operations
  • Rotation Across Different Departments & Projects
  • Excellent Career Paths and Vibrant Culture

Job Description

Smith & Associates is a company that values individual talents and striving to bring out the best in you. We are currently looking for bright and enthusiastic future superheroes to be part of our growing team!

Our Graduate Trainee career opportunity is inclusive of a well-structured training program, on job mentorship from our experienced Managers while providing you with the tools and skills to become an expert in Smith’s leading supply chain services. 


The Program Includes:

  • Introduction to Smith & Associates business structure, operations process and departments
  • Participate in various projects for Trading, Research, Operations, Data Management
  • On-job training and mentorship activities to ensure trainee is ramped up for future success
  • Friendly and energetic team culture


The Role:

  • Develop and identify potential customers and vendors
  • Handle daily communication and excellent client services to new and existing customers
  • Proactively develop new business customers through different channels
  • Act as a process owner for purchase order and sales order placement and entry, order expediting
  • Develop and keep track of in-depth knowledge for electronics components trading trends, related market information
  • Provide daily support to trading team


The Successful Candidate:

  • Fresh Graduates with Bachelor or Master degree; with no more than 3 years’ of full time working experiences
  • Candidates who are pursuing their final year in 2020 will be considered as Interns
  • Go-getter, persistent, hungry for success and willing to learn
  • Self-motivated, committed with a strong passion in business development and sales
  • Strong interpersonal skills including an excellent command of English, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • IANG Visa candidate are welcome

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

About Smith

Founded in 1984, Smith is a global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components and a trusted provider of efficiency-enhancing supply chain services to electronics and high-tech manufacturers. Smith’s investment in advanced in-house labs, a highly trained professional team, and strategically located global support centers offers our partners complete sourcing, inventory management solutions, cost-saving program, and more.


A privately held company, Smith employs more than 500 people worldwide, with over $800 million in sales annually. Smith's regional hubs in Houston, Hong Kong, and Amsterdam are ISO-certified. In addition, sales and purchasing offices are located in Austin, Silicon Valley, Guadalajara, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Seoul, Taipei, Penang, and Bangalore. For more information, please visit

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Medical insurance, Performance bonus