Purchaser/Buyer/Procurement Officer

Purchaser/Buyer/Procurement Officer

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Purchaser/Buyer/Procurement Officer

 

The Procurement Officer manages all sourcing and supply chain activities for the assigned commodities: develop a sourcing strategy, continuously optimize cost, improve supplier performance, drive innovation and manage risk. This includes also the development, contracting and management of a supplier portfolio and enabling early supplier involvement by working closely together with all internal stakeholders, such as R&D, Quality, Operations, Product Management,….

 

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Master (technical/commercial) or equivalent by experience: preferably minimum 3-5 years of experience
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of purchasing
  • Social relation skills to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Full of initiative and organizational awareness
  • Ability to use appropriate IT applications: office applications, information exchange applications, ERP tools.
  • Analytical, accurate and delivers high quality work
  • Deep understanding of cultural differences
  • Stress resistant

  

Job Role and Responsibilities

 

  • Formulate the procurement vision, strategy and policy.  Transform strategy into realistic, attainable and feasible objectives.  Demonstrate understanding of the wider company needs & opportunities and incorporate these into the procurement plans.
  • Investigate, select and develop sources of supply in order to minimize supply risk and total cost of ownership, issues bid requests and reviews quotations ;
  • Negotiate, implement, execute and follow-up contracts between ScioTeq and supplier in order to maximize value for ScioTeq (price, flexibility, risk, product advantage, etc) ;
  • Take into account customer and regulatory requirements (such as Trade Compliance) throughout the relation with external suppliers.
  • Actively interface with core/key suppliers.  Monitoring of performance (cost, quality, delivery performance) and pro-active planning and execution of regular business review meetings.
  • Assist the logistic buyers in the operational purchasing activities in case of repetitive default and/or deviations from contract ;
  • Collaborate with the Supplier Quality Assurance team to improve the quality level of the suppliers.
  • Engage a close co-operation with R&D and Product management and ensure availability of supplier technology roadmaps for key product groups ;
  • Support the PPE on New Product Introduction projects

Our Offer

  • Colleagues who share determination and high standards of work that move the world forward
  • Career opportunities in an international environment
  • Challenging projects in high tech markets
  • A competitive salary package and a great company culture with many development opportunities
  • Easily accessible thanks to traffic-free routes

Interested?

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