DM Buyer
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Zabrze, Poland

We are looking for a Direct Material Buyer to join our Purchasing department in Zabrze to participate actively in the process of initiating and completing the company's strategy in purchasing of direct materials.

Your focus will be to: 
• Drive DM purchasing activity in the factory for the assigned components/service
• Develop good relationships with preferred suppliers
• Lead RFQ activity in order to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules, and quality
• Measure and track performance of the costs for given area
• Keep right up-to-date administration: price index management, manage billing discrepancies in cooperation with central accountancy
• Cost modeling projects
• Select preferred suppliers in co-operation with the central purchasing team
• Negotiate in case of local suppliers and support for negotiation in case of a common supplier with other factories
• Review and monitor supplier performance against contracts and agreements.

• Team player. In this role cross-functional collaboration is everything, so you should like to work in groups as well as on your own. 
• Proactive. You’re not just solving the tasks you are given, you always think ahead.
• Good listener and communicator. You will become the spider in the web and work with other Electrolux departments on a daily basis – therefore these attributes are key for making projects run smoothly.
• Negotiator. You’re a skilled negotiator.  

Education & experience
• Minimum 3 years of relevant experience: purchasing, engineering, sales, supply chain, controlling
• Experience in a manufacturing company is an advantage 
• Experience in project management
• Fluent Polish and English, another European language would be an advantage

Please kindly submit your CV in English