Plant Buyer
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Olawa, Poland
2019-12-28

We are looking for open-minded and well-organized Plant Buyer who will participate actively in the process of initiating and completing the company's strategy in purchasing of direct materials.


You will focus on: 
• Driving Direct Material Purchasing activity in the factory for the assigned components/service
• Developing good relationships with preferred suppliers
• Leading RFQ activity in order to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules, and quality
• Measuring and tracking performance of the costs for given area
• Keeping right up-to-date administration: price index management, manage billing discrepancies in cooperation with central accountancy
• Supplier performance follow-up: ensure that the suppliers meet set agreements according and take corrective actions if necessary.
• Selecting preferred suppliers in co-operation with the central purchasing team
• Negotiating in case of local suppliers and support for negotiation in case of a common supplier with other factories
• Implementing of specific purchasing procedures in the country in relation to business needs and priorities
• Reviewing and monitoring supplier performance against contracts and agreements.


You:
• Curious - You want to know everything about everything – then you take it all apart and put it back together. 
• Collaborative - You ask and you listen, you take ideas on board and work with your team, taking everyone in the same direction.
• Adaptable - With a number of projects running simultaneously, flexibility and agility are essential.
• Communicative - You can make yourself understood and are a good listener.
• Problem-solving - You see the challenge as the opportunity.
• Results-driven - Maximising efficiencies and hitting KPIs are just the beginning: your real passion is delivering products that change and enhance lives. The rest is a bonus.  
• You’re a skilled negotiator.  


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

Why Electrolux?
• Great atmosphere.
• Interesting job and challenging tasks.
• Really international environment and work in multicultural team.
• Opportunity to use foreign languages at work.
• Work in a friendly environment in Swedish organizational culture.
• Opportunities for raising professional qualifications and knowledge exchange.
• Opportunity to develop your career on local and global level working in Poland.
• Attractive social benefits package.

Please kindly submit your CV in English.
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