Sr Strategic Purchaser

Application deadline 2018-07-19
Position description As a Strategic Purchaser, your main responsibilities include:
- Ensuring supplier’s performance and availability of materials and/or quotation on customer demand
- Conducting strategic sourcing process for category and supply team, including:
- Integrate suppliers in our processes
- Contract coverage
- Supplier base optimization
- Acting as Services Supply Management representative inside the category team to ensure that objectives and targets are met
- Managing and developing supplier base, relationships and negotiations
- Communicating progress and development to the stakeholders
- Actively leading and supporting problem solving in escalated issues from divisions/support functions
- Participating with other departments in solving the escalated quality and delivery problems.
Requirements - B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering or International Trade or Business Administration or related
- Strong problem solving and analytical skills
- Good negotiation skills
- Excellent communication and team working skills
- Target and result oriented attitude
- Ability to work under pressure
- Fluent in both written and oral business English (Portuguese is a plus)
- Willingness to travel
- Contract knowledge with basic legal background preferred
- SAP Knowledge. - B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering or International Trade or Business Administration or related - 2/3 years within Procurement area as strategic purchaser or category lead.
Country Argentina
Job area Supply Chain Management

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