The Regional Snr Buyer will play a pivotal role in ensuring our client exceeds Customer expectations through the delivery of best in class Procurement execution
The role is to ensure that inventory is in place to support and exceed Production configuration and Customer demands or expectations. Leading supplier management and coordinating with Buyers as appropriate to ensure alignment across regions. Acts as the key point of interface between Demand Planning, Sourcing, Supply Planning and Suppliers and effectively communicates to ensure execution of the Supply Plan. Drives OTD performance and Inventory turns improvements through Supply Chain best practice underpinned by strong professional relationships with our clients BU and Contract Manufacturing partners.
- Oversee the effective delivery of end-to-end service globally  ensuring the proper execution of the P2P process: from  requisition handling, to PO placement and tracking, to PO  changes, to PO close.
- Devise and implement strategies for buying commodities from  supplier. Analyse global demands for the assigned  commodities. Command proficiency in commodities and buying  processes and update as required.
- Assess and evaliate and suggest reliable commodity suppliers. - Implement and advise management on purchases.
- Interface between suppliers and operational team on the buying processes.
-  Coach team members in successfully delivering procurement  execution services.
·   Degree in Engineering, Accounting, Business Administration or closely related field
·       Professional PSCM qualification (CPSM or MCIPS or equivalent)
·       5+ years concurrent experience in a Manufacturing / Distribution Operation
·       Excellent project management skills, PSCM Competencies.
·       Previous experience with MRP replenishment systems is required.
·     Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to perform and produce results in multifunctional teams is required.
·       Excellent analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills required
·       Must present a positive and cooperative attitude.
·       Experience with leading projects is required certified PMP is a plus
·   Must be comfortable speaking with and presenting to all levels of management
·       Must be able to work with minimum supervision
·       Knowledge of ISO9001 or other similar business systems
·       Experience with Six Sigma and / or Lean concepts is desired.
·    Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, etc.
·       In particular ability to manipulate data with Excel , Lookup, Pivots, Concat & Macros
·       Familiar with Oracle or similar ERP system
·       Familiar with Agile system or similar PLM system
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