Business Analyst, Global Purchasing Metal transformation Team
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Susegana, Italy
2021-12-15

 

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By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

Within the Global Mechanical Organization, Global Metal Transformation Team has the key responsibility of developing and maintaining a competitive, supportive and high performing portfolio of suppliers to be utilized by the Product Lines. Our mission is to ensure the award of businesses to the best suppliers through project negotiations, using advanced tools as refined cost models , Supplier Development methodologies, etc… fulfilling the targets of cost, quality and flexibility.

We operate in all the regions (Business Areas) with a panel of international suppliers engaging them with our internal business partners as: Sales, R&D, Quality, Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Line, Marketing, Finance etc.

We rely on building strong cooperation. We focus on innovation, quality and development of long-term relationships with our strategic suppliers. Sustainability and continuous improvement are the elements that are underpinning our activity.

As we operate in a dynamic, international and competitive environment, we count on our well-developed social capabilities and good set of technical or financial skills to get us through the day. For sure it represents a fantastic growth experience where you can learn from all the different activities we need to manage.

The Business Analyst will support the Category Managers (part of the Metal Transformation team)  in the development & execution of a category strategy based around the Value Based Sourcing approach with deep and early engagement with suppliers and other internal cross functional stakeholders.

 

Tasks:

-Support the Category Managers in the development & execution of a category strategy, including the management of the business with the objective to leverage, to promote complexity reduction, simplification, modularization, cost performance and innovation

-Develop a good relationship with key peers (Purchasing, Quality, Product Line, R&D, Design, Operations) and actively contribute in meetings, projects and events

-Provide indirect and collaborative support to the IndOp purchasing teams to ensure on-time project execution & implementation of category strategies, supplier performance improvement, etc.

-Drive data analytics within the relevant categories, identify opportunities for improvement, make recommendations, lead projects to implementation and track results

-Participate, prepare, and support RFQ and other strategic sourcing activities.

-Be the reference in the team for digital programs.

-Assist in the payment terms coordination (NOWC).

-Support the Team in the financial reports

 

Qualifications:

• University degree (Industrial/Mechanical/Electrical Engineer or Economics background is an asset)

• Experience in adjacent disciplines as manufacturing, research and development is welcomed

• Adaptability to changing inputs and challenging situations

• Ability to work  in a dynamic, multicultural environment, strong cooperation skills

• Energy in converting ideas and concepts into projects and actions to satisfy our customers’ needs

• Must be detail oriented, analytical, organized, objective and able to prioritize

• Must be advanced user of Excel as well as Power Point

• Able to analyze a massive amount of data, identify relevant information or trends within the data, develop conclusions that could lead to improved business decisions and organize the relevant data in a way that is easy for the customer to understand and utilize

• Fluent in English, any other language is an asset

 

At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace our differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we shape living for the better and create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe.

Find out more on:

https://www.linkedin.com/company/electrolux/life/lifeatelectrolux

 

Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. We reinvent taste, care and wellbeing experiences for millions of people, always striving to be at the forefront of sustainability in society through our solutions and operations. Under our brands, including Electrolux, AEG and Frigidaire, we sell approximately 60 million household products in approximately 120 markets every year. In 2020 Electrolux had sales of SEK 116 billion and employed 48,000 people around the world. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com

 

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