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Buyer Indirect Materials

Looking for Premium Talent
Career level
Middle (2-5 years)
Employment type
Full time
Address
Number of vacancies
1

Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:

  • Electronics, Economics university graduate;
  • 2-4 years in a similar position represents an advantage;
  • Working knowledge of the marketplace conditions for the area of specialization including industry pricing, technology and supply/demand trends.
  • Good negotiation, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Spanish
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • SAP application knowledge;
  • Organized and result oriented person with the ability to evaluate, prioritize and problem solve a variety of tasks to ensure their timely and accurate completion
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains local and/or regional responsibility for a specific indirect commodity or group of indirect commodities for price/value determination, sourcing, negotiations, terms & conditions and supplier relationship development, working independently.
  • Quotes and negotiates all indirect materials and services under the assigned commodities according to Indirect Procurement process/procedures.
  • Identifies opportunities in the assigned commodities for increased value proposition.
  • Analyze the market and recommends alternative suppliers where applicable;
  • Negotiate services & purchase agreements terms and conditions for the proper conduct of business;
  • Evaluate suppliers performance and recommend solutions for cost savings/avoidance, on time deliveries and overall quality
  • Supports internal customers to resolve quality, serviceability and performance related issues for products or bid activities.
  • Issue purchase orders in accordance with company procedures
  • Manage purchase orders, follows compliance with the terms and conditions set forth in these orders;
  • Generate reports related to the position
  • Receives assignments in the form of tasks and goals and follows established guidelines, procedures and policies to meet individual and department objectives
  • Works within established professional standards and practices