23/11/2021

Senior Buyer in Strategic Purchasing (m/f/d)

  • Wilhelm GRONBACH GmbH & Co KG
  • Prof.-Dr.-Anton-Kathrein-Str. 2
Festanstellung Technische Berufe

Job Beschreibung

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure the continuous and timely supply of purchased material to support manufacturing operations.
  • Work with vendors to ensure quality, technical support, process control, service and lowest costs are achieved. Manage vendor continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Meet with vendors to discuss current performance and opportunities for improvement.
  • Acquire and maintain technical understanding for materials purchased along with their cost drivers.
  • Support strategies to achieve purchasing and operational goals, and manage reporting metrics such as PPV, OTD,  etc..
  • Communicate with Quality and Engineering to improve the cost of quality and resolve issues.
  • Identify and launch new suppliers that will specifically address organizational needs.
  • Manage sourcing projects, key initiatives and supplier negotiations.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.  A wide degree of independence and decision-making latitude is expected.
  • Maintain the purchasing data in ERP system (INFOR – LN)
  • Support the Head of Strategic Purchasing by assigned tasks 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

KNOWLEDGE / EDUCATION

  • University Degree in Economics. Supply Chain, Business, related field, or equivalent experience
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office Suite, required
  • Strong understanding of ERP/MRP principles required

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • A minimum of five years purchasing / sourcing experience is required, preferably in the home appliances or automotive industry.

 

SKILLS / COMPETENCIES

  • Quick learner; sharp, flexible thinker
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with people and keep a positive attitude in challenging situations
  • Attention to detail & strong organizational skills
  • Ability to read & review product specifications / prints
  • Ability to multitask in a complex, fast-paced environment
  • Travel may be required, not to exceed 25%
  • English + German language is a must
  • Experience in INFOR – LN is a big advantage

Positionsebene

Berufserfahrung

Arbeitszeit

Vollzeit

Bezirk

Bezirk Kufstein

Arbeitsort

Niederndorf

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