Buyer II in Guadalajara at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Guadalajara
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2019

Job Description


Job Title
Buyer II

Job ID(Requisition ID):
4287

Job Summary
Performs the purchasing function for the acquisition of various items, equipment and machinery. Also performs related administrative responsibilities.


Essential Functions and Competencies


• Understanding of the extended process of material procurement, capacity planning, inventory analysis and advanced planning techniques (demand flow scheduling, vendor managed inventory, etc.)
• Understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) tools (Baan or equivalent)
• Effective analytical, planning and organizational skills
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and customers
• Effective oral and written communication skills
• Knowledge of purchasing practices and familiarity with, or ability to gain familiarity with, procurement requirements for electronics and related agreements
• Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
• Effective negotiation and problem solving skills
• Demonstrate teamwork and the ability to operate on diverse project teams
• Demonstrate confidentiality and the ability to represent the company in a professional manner
• Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment when representing the company in supply chain decisions
• Participate in a continuous improvement activity
• Ability to understand and use continuous improvement tools
• See job analysis forms for specific physical stressors of the job
Qualifications / Education / Experience
Understanding of the extended process of material procurement, capacity planning, inventory analysis and advanced planning techniques (demand flow scheduling, vendor managed inventory, etc.)
• Understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) tools (Baan or equivalent)
• Effective analytical, planning and organizational skills
• Effective interpersonal skills with coworkers and customers
• Effective oral and written communication skills
• Knowledge of purchasing practices and familiarity with, or ability to gain familiarity with, procurement requirements for electronics and related agreements
• Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required
• Effective negotiation and problem solving skills
• Demonstrate teamwork and the ability to operate on diverse project teams
• Demonstrate confidentiality and the ability to represent the company in a professional manner
• Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment when representing the company in supply chain decisions
• Participate in a continuous improvement activity
• Ability to understand and use continuous improvement tools
• See job analysis forms for specific physical stressors of the job
• 5+ years in commodity purchasing; Experience in large volume, more complex purchasing accounts/commodities
• Ability to effectively mentor coworkers
• 4 year degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management
Job Category
Purchasing
Job Location
Guadalajara, Mexico

Schedule
Day
Pay Type
Salary
Travel Requirement
No
Job Type
Full-Time

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