Strategic Buyer

Requisition ID:  30015
Job Location(s): 

Reynosa, MX

Job Description

We have an immediate opportunity for a Strategic Buyer, on our Global Procurement team, at our Reynosa, Mexico facility. 

The Strategic Buyer is responsible for operational procurement activities within our local/regional plant sites, acting as a key point of contact for our suppliers and within the organization. 

Job Responsibilities

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

  • Support organization goals and objectives with emphasis on cost savings, supplier performance, contribution margin, and sales
  • Material change management and PPAP activities
  • Procurement master data maintenance
  • Pricing and quotation review, negotiation, and evaluation
  • Supplier accountability for on time delivery and reimbursement claims
  • Negotiation and implementation of inventory solutions (CMI, VMI, 3PL, etc.)
  • Contract negotiation, management, and review
  • Supplier capacity management
  • Participate in department/plant wide projects and initiatives

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • Degree within business, logistics, or supply chain. Other relevant fields of study within manufacturing, quality, and or engineering will be considered and 1+ years’ experience in procurement, supply chain, or parts/supplier management or 3+ years’ experience in procurement, supply chain, or parts/supplier management in lieu of a degree
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Proficiency in MS products (ex. Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams)
  • SAP, MFG-Pro or other ERP systems (ex. Oracle, JD Edwards) working knowledge
  • Experience in negotiating pricing, terms, and conditions
  • Experience with engineering changes and PPAPs
  • Analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Global sourcing and supply experience

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.