Commodity Buyer


Description et missions

Reporting to the Commodity Manager, your main missions are to:

Directs the suppliers’ relationships and implement the Branch Purchasing strategy, towards achieving KPIs’ of assigned commodity on his perimeter, i.e:

  • Define the commodity strategy and ensure that Projects & serials ‘ needs are addressed in the strategy of the commodity
  • Manage Commodities supplier Panel & relationship through suppliers signed generic requirement file (SQAM, etc)
  • Achieves QCD’s performances of the commodity for serial and project purchasing, by developing aggressive QCD improvement plan
  • Maintain updated data system for Spend and market evolutions/ cost model of his/her commodity on his/her perimeter
  • Supports SQA at suppliers Audit
  • Lead Global negotiations to budget
  • Reduce Branch exposure to supplier base risks, support of level 2 escalation
  • Prepares with Project Buyer Sourcing Plan and lead NoCo 1 (RFQ), NoCo2 (Award) to ensure SOP at required QCD conditions.
  • Engineering Degree or 5 years of relevant experience on a similar position in an industrial environment
  • English B2 Level.
  • General knowledge of plastics processing techniques and technologies (injection).
  • Supply Chain Knowledge (incl. Incoterms, VAT)
  • Mastering cost breakdowns and profitability indicators
  • Financial & legal awareness
  • Mastering Negotiation techniques & tools
  • Know how to build a purchasing strategy and to implement it
  • Knows how to build and pilot a budget
  • Dealing with a matrix organization
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • You have a can-do approach: positive mindset, high level of energy, you are ready to tackle challenges

You enjoy managing many parallel activities, and you have a target-oriented approach