Purchasing Leader
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Juarez, Mexico


This position will have primary responsibility for sourcing and secure required materials and component parts needed to produce fabric care products at lowest total systems cost.


  • Attend staff meetings and report daily issues within purchasing, communicate relevant plant information to the team.
  • Supervise/coach Jr. buyers.
  • Coordinate FC plant purchasing meetings/present monthly updates to the rest of the departments.
  • Attend EC meetings and support with project implementation. 
  • Coordinate new suppliers / parts and engineering changes with Materials, Engineering, Quality Assurance, and external suppliers.
  • Responsible for supplier selection, negotiations with suppliers involving price, quality, delivery, payment terms, etc. that meet products requirements in terms of year over year total cost goals.
  • Effectively and tactfully communicate verbally and in writing externally to suppliers and sell ideas and strategies internally.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, resolve problems, meet deadlines, and handle fast paced critical work environment.
  • Understand, communicate, and enforce Electrolux Major Appliance’s policy as it pertains to supplier and internal issue.
  • Meet all ISO 9001/14001 requirements applied.


  • Ours is a dynamic, fast-paced environment that asks for flexibility and agility.
  • You can quickly understand and assess a situation and react confidently, making decisions even where there is ambiguity.
  • You always strive for better, in your work and for your future.
  • With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
  • You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions.
  • Whether face-to-face or on the phone, you can communicate plans and articulate your ideas with colleagues and customers at all levels.

Minimum Qualification


  • Minimum of 3 years purchasing experience with demonstrated professional growth.
  • Knowledge and understanding of engineering drawings.
  • Expertise in supplier processes and cost drivers.
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills including year over year cost reductions as well as negotiating complex business issues and risk assessment.
  • Understanding of Global Purchasing markets (Asia, Mexico, South America, China and Eastern Europe)
  • Material flow process knowledge) transportations, lead times, tier 2 supply, etc.)
  • Outstanding leadership skills including leading supplier resources and cross functional teams.
  • Analytical ability.
  • Internal and external conflict resolution skills.
  • Personal computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, and mainframe operations procurement related software.
  • Basic knowledge of purchasing/accounting processes.


Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'