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  • Job reference: RMS0121396

Category Buyer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Thailand
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 26/02/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (05/03/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
- Is in charge of all the steps of the Purchasing process for assigned category
- Is responsible for the day-to-day purchasing activities
- Is accountable for the purchasing performance of the assigned category
- Leads the negotiation of major local supplier contracts to deliver outcomes aligned with business and external customer requirements
- Manages the communication and the roll-out of regional & global contracts in Thailand with the support of the Purchasing Manager, the Regional category Manager and PSRs
- Ensures the compliance to the Purchasing process and to the Risk Management process

Is the key point of contact for local suppliers
- Manages local supplier relationships
- Develops positive relationships with all major local suppliers
- Is in charge of the assessment of the local suppliers

Coordinates and animates the local category network
- Is responsible for the management of the local supplier database
- Deploys best practices & manages local projects

Develops high quality relationships with the Business Units & Functions management globally
- Ensures their satisfaction by taking into account their expectations and priorities
- Informs them of the purchasing performance on their scope

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
- University degree in mechanical engineering with commercial/trading knowledge
- An experience in the field of Project procurement coordination is requested
- At least 5 working years experience in a manufacturing environment

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