Schneider Electric Pvt Ltd
Indirect Strategic Sourcing Buyer - 006GGS Schneider Electric has an opportunity for a Indirect Strategic Sourcing 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 an Indirect COE Buyer 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 sourcing productivity actions in support of NAM category teams and Regional team. Reports to Americas Regional Indirect Procurement director. Located in Monterrey Mexico Conduct spend analysis, supplier market research, and RFP/RFI/RFQ development in English/Spanish Execute Indirect competitive bidding projects via SSP-SRM on diverse non-production spend categories Conduct contract negotiation with assigned NAM vendors USA, Canada, and Mexico. Lead strategic sourcing process and cross-functional team in front of functional stakeholders. Resolve sourcing and operational issue in support of category & regional teams as well as internal customers. Interact frequently with our indirect buyers, category leaders, external vendors and stakeholders Serve as the expert in SSP-SRM, MDG, OTTO, Tableau, other procurement tools & associated processes 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 information technology. Experience in conducting Request for Information (RFI), Request for Quotation (RFQ), and Request for Proposal (RFP) Exposure or experiences to source non-production spend categories such as IS/Telecom, HR/Professional, Facility Service/MRO/Temp Labor, Transportation Logistics, Travel, Fleet and Marketing services. Attention to details. Comfortable with digital tools Drive for results, effective planning / prioritization, project management and multi-tasking Highly motivated to learn, self-directed High level of interest in developing indirect strategic sourcing expertise Ethics and Integrity