Ensure that purchase goods, materials and services and company operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery and to ensure continuity of supply.
You will hold responsibility for a specific project / region / business. You will deliver tactical activities of purchasing goods and services off of defined contracts with stated terms and conditions.
Also may include occasional one-off negotiations for non-standard buys, low dollar volume buys or items that are not strategically sourced.
Deliver on customer needs
Conduct competitive bid
Identify cost reduction opportunities
Review and monitor purchase requisitions
Manage supplier communication
Understand market trends
Deal with invoice discrepancies
Ensure compliance with strategic procurement
YOU MUST HAVE
Knowledge of purchasing systems
Strong communication skills and a team player
Good organizational - ability to prioritize and do problem solving
Medium amount of years of experience in a purchasing
English fluent, any other language is a plus
Planning, negotiations and agreements / contract management experience
Good technical knowledge of Procurement / sourcing