As an On-site Indirect Procurement Buyer you will provide support to your on-site customers on all purchasing, logistics and material related matters. You will develop a strong understanding of the customers’ requirements and work closely with suppliers to meet expectations.
You will be responsible but not limited to the below services and will be responsible for the operational activities in the Procure to Pay Processes;
Execution of category sourcing strategy on department level
Execution of small tenders and implementation (competitive bidding) & Ad-Hoc Purchasing requests
Ensuring compliance and promoting best purchasing practice
Weekly reporting of savings status
Update & follow-up of Team’s KPI Dashboard
Monthly update of Category Spend reporting
Lead & create efficient procurement processes in PSLD. Eliminating waste and optimizing procedures (both for P2P as for business stakeholders)
Act as a coach and role model for other procurement colleagues for related Procurement E2E processes
Steer the ways of working within Procurement team (reviews, measures, problem solving)
Development & Maintenance of procurement systems
Project management of ERP Systems
Process development & improvement
Testing (uat) & implement
Training of the business users
5+ years’ experience in a similar role
Driven procurement excellence
Proactive approach to daily tasks
Ownership of workload
Ability to work alone using Initiative
Assertive when required
Curiosity to learn and ability to adapt
Works well under pressure
Strong Communication written and verbal
Advanced Excel knowledge
Experience in using GEP Smart tool is desirable but not essential
At Caterpillar we embrace and promote diversity, we encourage our people to be themselves, this is a place where we succeed on merit.
Please do not hesitate to apply if you feel you have the relevant skills and experience for the role.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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