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Raw Materials Strategic Purchaser

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Barcelona
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 0501 - 4
  • Sector: Category Management, Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 17/01/2018
Raw Materials Strategic Purchaser

The Procurement Representative provides category support to one of the major spend categories. This position typically reports to a Procurement Manager or Sr. Procurement Manager.

The role:
  • Manages day-to-day activities within designated supplier relationships for existing suppliers
  • Responsible for executing sourcing strategies and savings initiatives within assigned sub-categories/ projects applying sourcing methodology and tools.
  • Identify quick wins opportunities
  • Support tender initiatives in alignment with the overall EU strategy
  • Responsible for financial reporting of Raw Material savings projects.
  • Contract Management; owns contract process. Responsibility for ensuring contracts within the category are updated, accurate, and uploaded in the required contract system
  • Responsible of Spot rates and relative approval process.
  • Responsible of Rates management and system maintenance.
  • Responsible of the governance model for logistic Master Data, together with Master Data and Operations organizations. Review effectiveness of process and work on continuous improvement when required with all parties involved
  • Support quality complaint resolution and Support quality systems through engagement with suppliers to work toward successful corrective action resolution and continued quality improvement
Desired Skills/Experience:
  • 2-5 years of experience gained in a similar position or within a Multinational Company.
  • Education: a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • Language: English and ideally 1-2 extra European languages
  • Travel opportunities.
  • Versatile health services
  • Flexible working hours
  • Commitment to family-friendly processes
  • Company retirement plan
  • Individual training programmes Quick progression
How to Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion, or contact me directly on: 44 203 7588788

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