Buyer - German/English

DSSI International, LLC organizačná zložka

Place of work
Turčianska 2, Ružinov
Contract type
full-time
Start date
ASAP
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
min. 1300 - depending on experience, subject for negotation

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are US based fast growing company providing procurement services mainly in indirect materials for our clients majority within Automotive industry.

We are looking for an independent, self-driven, self-confident, goal oriented approach with either fluent German/English and experience within indirect materials to fill-in position within Purchasing Department.

Job Description:

· Perform in accordance with departmental procedures and standards.

· Meet or exceed assigned objectives and KPI’s

· Responsible for item sourcing, item content and item maintenance activities through the creation and maintenance of item master records, including:

o Responding to various Request For Quote types (RFQ) and Supplier Catalog Management requests (SCM)

o Sourcing projects

· Responsible for supplier selection and management based on customer specific or multi-customer commodity strategy; establishment of beneficial supplier relationships and managing supplier performance; including:

o Supporting the use of Strategic Suppliers and identification of opportunities to expand strategic content or supply base

o Achieving cost savings objectives

o Negotiation of favorable terms with non-strategic suppliers

o Proper identification and management of directed supplier or manufacturer relationships

o Maintaining commodity and quote notes and documentation reflective of sourcing decisions for key commodities

o Conducting supplier performance reviews as needed to improve overall customer satisfaction

· Responsible for processing and management of purchase orders to the supply base; resolving any issues that arise during the order fulfillment cycle; including:

o Order related inquiries (IQs) (requisitioner and supplier)

o Order related errors (EDI Errors)

o Supplier invoicing and delivery concerns

· Support efforts to improve process efficiencies

· Support DSSI’s customer satisfaction objectives by ensuring customer, supplier and related issues are addressed, consistent with DSSI guidelines.

· Provide customer requisitioner support as needed including initiating approved customer requisitions, following up on late orders, following up on returns (RMA’s) to make sure proper credit is received, establishing VMI process support or other cost effective ordering/inventory processes, and other approved support activities assigned by DSSI management.

· Mentor, train and support other team members as needed.

· Perform and assume other duties and responsibilities as required at the direction of management.

· Responsible for conforming to procedures and guidelines as outlined in the Employee Handbook.

· Responsible for promoting an atmosphere of non-discrimination; the company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

· Responsible to maintain and support Company standards and requirements as specified in the Quality Management System.

Employee perks, benefits

We offer:

• Very competitive salary
• Benefit package
• Opportunity to join US family owned company with vibrant, dynamic, high-potential team
• High potential for self-development achieved by guidance and ongoing support
• Experience multi-lingual, multi-cultural friendly environment working towards mutual goal

Information about the selection process

Do you meet the criteria?
Are you looking for a change and the real challenge?

Then we are looking for you!

Please send us your CV in English/German.

Expected date of completion of the selection process

5 December 2018 (there are still 22 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

German - Advanced (C1) and English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Business correspondence - advanced
Typing - advanced
Microsoft Excel - basic
Microsoft Word - basic
Microsoft Outlook - advanced

Driving licence

B

Number of years of experience

1

Personality requirements and skills

· Strong understanding of purchasing practices and standard purchasing systems;
· Proficient with Microsoft Office tools, with strong understanding of Excel
· Capable of conducting price and term negotiations with suppliers that meet DSSI and customer expectations;
· Create and maintain positive relationships with customers and suppliers;
· Ability to balance the need to proactively and aggressively manage supply base, while completing daily transactional workload within customer expected timing goals in an effective manner;
· Demonstrate strong skills in verbal and written communications;
· Willing and able to work as part of a team:
· Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience.

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Brief description of the company

DSSI's roots go back to the early 1990's when a group of purchasing executives from the Automotive, Consulting, Consumer Goods and Technology industries founded a Source-to-Pay services company supporting indirect purchases. Today, the company is a recognized leader in the procurement services industry in United States extending the operations within European Union. DSSI, LLC is privately held, Minority Certified and ISO 9001:2008 Certified.

We have successfully established our European activities in 2014 in Bratislava.

If you want to be a part of fast growing and family type company do not hesitate to contact us.

Learn more about us at: http://www.directsourcing.com/

Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

DSSI International, LLC organizačná zložka
Turčianska 2
821 09 Bratislava
http://www.directsourcing.com/

Contact

Contact person: Lukas Marman
E-mail: send CV
ID: 2450797   Dátum zverejnenia: 5.11.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   min. 1300 - depending on experience, subject for negotation