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Procurement Project Leader

Requisition ID:  21714
Job Location(s): 

Apodaca, MX

Job Description

Are you a proactive professional with service orientation and procurement experience? If so, you can be our Procurement Project Leader. You will report to the Procurement Senior Manager, being in charge of the execution of category strategy and projects focused in the accomplishment of our global procurement strategy.
 

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.

• Execute and support the coordination of procurement activities.
• Drive and/or participate in cross-functional project teams to execute cost-down activities/projects locally and regionally.

• Secure year over year cost improvements with suppliers within responsibility, as well as monitor price development based on market trends.
• Use tools for project management and procurement related tasks.
• Support operations in escalation to suppliers to secure material availability, quality cases and Customer Specific requirements for new business and product development.
• Responsible for specification validation with stakeholders while running projects.
• Responsible to secure that all approval documentation is in place within procurement driven projects through all milestones.
• Support on R&D projects between M1 and up to M5.
• Start and follow up on prototypes and customer design changes.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

• B.A. in Engineering.
• Minimum 5 years of procurement related experience from a manufacturing industry environment
• Strong negotiation skills
• Strong project management skills and experience in leading and participating in project teams in an internal complex environment.
• Expert analytic and systematic skills.
• Continuous improvement experience.
• Experience in having the “Customer in focus”.
• Basic ability to understand product drawings and specifications

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.