Tactical Site Buyer

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Tianjin, Tianjin, China Apply Now Apply until: 30 Nov 2021

  • Secure deliveries of service and products to local site in accordance with signed contracts
  • Be the first escalation point of contact for operational issues for sites (late deliveries, quality issues, inadequate performance etc.)
  • Drive efficiency and actively seek to optimize the procurement processes.
  • Manage supplier risk by proactively monitoring changes within the supplier base or at the site
  • Support with RFQs for purchase orders for the site with assigned suppliers
  • Support the procurement admin team to resolve issues with invoices, incorrect pricing or other contractual discrepancies
  • Contribute in the development of sourcing strategies and the deployment of those at the sites
  • Support category manager with project, contracts and supplier implementations
  • Support site POs in compliance with existing contracts and commercial terms
  • Lead and manage local negotiations in alignment with category managers
  • Supplier development and performance management for local site.

Skills & Requirements

  • Good negotiating skills and ability to engage and collaborate across sites
  • Capability of working in a cross-functional and in a complex environment with different businesses and stakeholders
  • Capability of working under pressure, keep continuous improvement for the assigned tasks.
  • Technical understanding within the relevant fields and ability to assess critical requirements related to different sourcing scenarios
  • Strong communication and influencing skills, both internally and externally. Requires strong interpersonal, organizational, written & oral communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize between different tasks and keep deadlines
  • Full proficiency with E-sourcing tools like Ariba, SAP etc.
  • Full proficiency with MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access


• Minimum 5 years’ experience of Procurement working on an international procurement organization.

Language Skills: Fluent in English. Additional languages are plus.

Travel: Occasional


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Closing date
30 Nov 2021
Vacancy number
Integrated Supply Chain
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