Middle (2-5 years)
This job is inactive, but you can still send your resume to the company
We are looking for a person responsible for :
^ Managing and controlling all the company's internal and external suppliers with particular emphasis on the purchase of materials and raw materials for production.
^ Ensuring parts and materials are bought at the most competitive price and delivered on time for production.
^ Establishing strategic relationships with key suppliers who are aligned to the company's needs.
^ Idetifying new suppliers, agree terms and negotiate supply agreements where appropriate, including discount structures and volume rebates.
^ Fostering close working relationships with associated departments.
^ Continually improving purchasing methods.
^ Supplier visits internally.
^ Carring out a comprehensive review of the purchasing function and its methodology and identifying and implementing improvements.
We expect you to be fully involved with technical and sales departments on the evaluation of new and existing materials and their successful integration to the production end of business. This will include identifying current and future trends in the internal and/or global market place.
We want you to be :
^ Technical Degree qualified
^ Very good connoisseur of English
^ Knowledge of German and/or Russian language is an asset
^ Minimum 3 years previous experience in a purchasing role
^ High competency level in use of Microsoft Office
^ Knowledge of ERP system in an asset
^ Driving license required
^ Able to bring a new dimension to procurement activities
^ Representing the section at internal meetings and presenting purchasing performance achivements
^ Able to coordinating purchasing activities with relation to Cost, Delivery and Quality
^ Continuous development of self and individual team members
On personal level we need you to be :
^ Versatile, tenacious and people and team orientated
^ Capable of taking a proactive approach to overcome challenges and achieve results
^ Result orientated and confident
^ Commercial and financial acumen
^ Able to set priorities taking into account short and long-term needs of the business
If you are fit for the job, upload your resume, please.