Vendor Operations Specialist

Requisition ID:  27201
Job Location(s): 

Apodaca, MX

Job Description

Danfoss is looking for an enthusiastic Vendor Operations Specialist to manage Indirect vendors portfolio on tactical level and run optimization and savings project. As Vendor Operations Specialist you will be also responsible for implementing preferred suppliers and operational management in Americas region. You will be involved into running improvement projects with the focus at extension catalogs availability and usage, as well as delivering category procurement savings and projects according to Danfoss Procurement plan. Sounds good? Apply now!

Job Responsibilities

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

 

  • Operational implementation of procurement strategies (Contracts/projects) and run change management process.
  • Supplier performance follow-up on operational activities.
  • Run consolidation activities.
  • Negotiating contracts and rates.
  • Promoting preferred supplier, selling in the advantages, training requesters based on TCO and other advantages for Danfoss.
  • Ensure compliance throughout indirect procurement in dedicated areas.
  • Active identification of areas for catalog coverage extension and cooperation with Danfoss Procurement.
  • Proactive communication of the category strategy to relevant stakeholders.
  • Initiate own and contribute to Danfoss Procurement savings projects.

 

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

 

  • Shows passion to negotiations (proven by previous experience).
  • · Is enthusiastic to join multinational high performing Procurement Team.
  • · Enjoys challenges with stakeholders’ management across cultures.
  • · Has experience within Procurement or Supply Chain Management.
  • · Is motivated to create a business impact with focus on implementation and always striving for improvement.
  • · Has experience in project management, problem solving/ analysis, change management and decision making.
  • · SAP/BW knowledge will be helpful.
  • · Fluent English and MS Office is a must

 

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 solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.