Schneider Electric Pvt Ltd
Regional Indirect Strategic Sourcing Sr Buyer - 006GFP Schneider Electric has an opportunity for a Regional Indirect Strategic Sourcing Sr Buyer in our Monterrey MX location. Schneider Electric creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 135,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment. Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.
What do you get to do in this position? We strive to find motivated individuals who have a passion for sourcing as well as well as people who enjoy solving complex business challenges in a global organization. Schneider Electrics Indirect Procurement team tackles fundamental business issues such as controlling costs, managing risk and improving service - every day. Indirect Procurement expenditures account for nearly one quarter of total company revenue. Schneider Electrics Indirect Procurement team is currently seeking NAM Indirect Buyers candidate with a passion for the industry and a strong interest in developing strategic sourcing competencies while solving complex operational issues. Responsibilities Responsible to perform indirect (non-production) vendor strategic sourcing productivity actions in support of NAM strategic priorities. Deliver minimum of 5 PERCENT savings for assigned scope, which positively impact SEs bottom line. Reports to Americas Regional Indirect Procurement director. Located in Monterrey Mexico Ability to communicate in excellent English verbal and written Conduct regional spend analysis, supplier market research, build RFP/RFI/RFQ in English Collaborate with stakeholders to identify and pursue productivity actions Develop competitive bidding packages and launch RFI/RFQ/RFP Negotiate with vendors (MSAs, SOWs etc) in collaboration with legal. Drive compliance to global/regional category strategies, and to recommended vendors Build close working relationships with stakeholders in USA, Canada and Mexico Manage supplier performance, including but not limited to supplier business reviews, managing escalations, etc Influence and Propose changes in front of diverse regional stakeholders to optimize and reduce our spend Qualifications We know skills and competencies show up in many different ways and can be based on your life experience. If you do not necessarily meet all the requirements that are listed, we still encourage you to apply for the position. This job might be for you if you fit the following requirements Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business, Finance, IT, Engineering from an accredited college/university Strong verbal and written communications skills in English Relevant work experience or exposure to procurement, purchasing, supply chain, or IT at global companies. Prior experiences to strategically source non-production spend categories such as IS/Telecom, HR/Professional services/Consulting, Facility Service/MRO/Temp Labor, Transportation Logistics, Travel, Fleet and Marketing. Experience in developing and managing Request for Information (RFI), Request for Quotation (RFQ), and Request for Proposal (RFP) Strong vendor negotiate skills in English (commercial terms, SLA, ts and cs) Strategic mindset. Attention to details. Comfortable with digital tools Drive for results, effective planning / prioritization, project management and multi-tasking. Self-directed Strong leadership and communication competencies in English Ethics and Integrity Schneider Electric offers a robust benefits package to support our employees such as flexible work arrangements, paid family leave, a culture of wellness, and more great benefits above and beyond a typical employer. Click to find out more about working with us http//se.com/mx/carreras We seek out and reward people for putting the customer first, being disruptive to the status quo, embracing different perspectives, continuously learning, and acting like owners. Were recognized around the world for welcoming people as they are. We create an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric. Let us learn about you! Apply today. You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled. It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct.