Schneider Electric Buyer R&D in Apodaca, Mexico

Schneider Electric™creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.Our 160,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations.Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment:

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What do you get to do in this position?

The Non Production Purchasing buyer manages the supplier relationship (Cost, delivery, quality and invoicing process) and primary contact for the internal customer requirements of the commodities within its scope.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure the application of the commodity strategy and Preferred and Recommended suppliers out of the supplier panel.

  • Propose, lead and Implement cost reduction initiatives (Negotiations, Contracts, Supplier Transition) aligned with Commodity Strategy.

  • Support and manage is the performance of its commodities.

  • Manage supplier consultation & selection, according to commodity strategy.

  • Ensure database and reporting tool accuracy.

  • Calculate and coordinate inputs for realized savings.

  • Lead the Request for Information and Request for Proposal process.

This job might be for you if

You fit the following Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Supply Chain, Business or Operations, Engineering, Business Administration, International Business.

  • Strong Negotiation, interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Strong leadership skills: collaboration, communication (verbal & written), influence, drive for results, effective planning / prioritization, project management

  • Self driven / motivated individual

  • Analytical Skills

  • Fluent English

  • Finance and Legal knowledge is a plus

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We’re looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:

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Primary Location: MX-Nuevo León-Apodaca

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 003KAR