Purchasing Specialist Job

  • AGCO
  • BR - 1020 - Mogi das Cruzes
  • 4 weeks ago

Company Name: AGCO

Location: Mogi das Cruzes, 1020, BR

Job Duration: 2021-11-09 to 2021-12-09


Job Summary:

This Specialist will be responsible for some suppliers in Electrics & Electronics + FUSE commodity @South America. Main roles & responsibilities: This position aims to lead and act on cost reductions, ensure supplier’s good performance (cost, delivery, quality, warranty, etc.), contract and cost management and New Product Introduction. Direct report to local Manager supporting respective Team Leader @SA which has additional report to 2 Global Commodity Managers in order to comply with local and global strategies. Commodity data: PUR annual volume: 51 MUSD; Supplier basis: 111 suppliers; Amount of current items: 1908 PN’s


Job Responsibilities

– Develop and manage relationships with key suppliers. Process knowledge, lead time for new developed item, manufacturing availability,etc. – Reach Cost savings targets, support process improvement initiatives and asssure cost management; – Identify best sources for part quotation, assure RFQ on time/cost/delivery, selecting best supplier for every necessity assuring local and global alignment prior sourcing approval; – Provide coordination and support for other buyers and departments as required; – Conduct negotiations with suppliers; – Develop purchase bids for multiple projects while interacting with internal customers (engineering, quality, logistics, manufacturing, project managers, etc.) – Sign and organize contract of your suppliers (warranty/quality and logistics agreement as well as complete LTA); – Lead main negotiations with big competitors for this commodity representing SA team; – Lead local team in order to comply with local and global strategy/KPI’s


Job Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (preferably), Business Administration/Comex or any other business area; Advanced/Fluent level of English is the minimum requirement; Knowledge in MS Office, mainly Excel and PPT; Communication, Negotiation experience in Purchasing (6 years minimum), hands on and result driven; Good Interpersonal skills; Experience and knowledge in Castings & Forgings commodity will be a differential