Senior Strategic Buyer (Direct)

Recruiter
Location
Veresegyhaz,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
13 Dec 2016
Ref
2639110
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Co-ordination and process improvement of Direct Material Sourcing and Procurement between Hungary Production/Manufacturing and Global Sourcing organizations to ensure fulfillment of supply demands.

Essential Responsibilities


  • Ensure contract execution (prices, delivery and quality terms) for suppliers,
  • Manage with the Centre Of Excellence (COE) and the pole major fulfillment issues,
  • Manage major programs modifications within contracts and lead the team to meet business requirements,
  • Insure ordering strategy execution as decided with the C.O.E,
  • Ensure overall capacity is secured either by contracts or orders,
  • Implement make or buy / vendor to vendor strategy as decided with the C.O.E.; implement the process (logistics, inventories), identify specific business requirements,
  • Manage day to day product modifications, spares specific needs, customers specific configurations and options by communicating the new specifications and needs to the suppliers already selected,
  • Insure adequate communication on programs between production and the supplier by implementing the right communication tools and weekly reports,
  • Responsible for business delivery metrics on Suppliers,
  • Manage negotiations for business local sourcing (not belonging to a C.O.E.),
  • Manage information systems tool by updating the sourcing data base regarding prices, contracts, , E-auction numbers etc)
  • Supervise respective buyers,
  • Support New Product Introduction activates,
  • Initiate, Drive qualification initiatives & associated budgets,
  • Manage supplier contracts (with Global Commodity Leader or locally),
  • Participate in planning processes
  • Drive sourcing initiatives (fulfillment, cost productivity, lead times, capacity, digitization, quality)


Qualifications/Requirements


    Education:
  • Business or Technical Education (University),


    Experience:
  • Significant experience in Sourcing,


    Competencies:
  • Analytical and communication skills,
  • Excellent execution skills and Manufacturing experience preferred,
  • Project Management,
  • Fluent English,
  • Basic financial & legal knowledge.


    Skills:
  • Six Sigma Green Belt,
  • Information Management,
  • Leadership skills,
  • Taking initiatives,
  • Assumes ownership & ability to work independently (limited supervision).
  • Flexible working hours & ability to travel