Schneider Electric Buyer's backfill at Monterrey in Apodaca, Mexico

PAB04 - Buyer

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.


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Supply Chain, Business or Operations with 3+ years of progressive experience.

. Strong Negotiation, interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Purchasing skills (supplier management, spends analysis, cost analysis, eSourcing...) with 3+ years of experience in some of these areas.

. 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

. Ariba and SAP knowledge is a plus

Primary Location: Mexico-Nuevo León-Apodaca

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 00344O