Philips Lighting Operational Buyer in Juarez, Mexico

Analyzes production plan and calculates optimal mode for ordering to support with component availability using SAP A0/R3 . Negotiates operational issues with suppliers., blocked and parked invoices, NCR's follow up.

Negotiates and draws up Logistics Agreements supply provision, short/long term flexibility, delivery times, order magnitude, order terms etc.

Places orders with suppliers and monitors the outstanding order package in terms of delivery time, quality and price.

Responsible for inventory levels and inventory control (VMI, 3PL,Consigment,Kanban Systems). Obsolete and slow moving reduction.