Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
Our 3,000-plus procurement and logistics employees work in more than 100 countries, to obtain and supply millions of products and services in over 200 categories from thousands of suppliers all over the world.
Our goal is to create a supply base that works as an extended enterprise, creating value through continuous improvement in quality, technology, and logistics, while optimizing cost and sustainability.
To strengthen our department team, we are looking for a Buyer with German. Seize this unique opportunity to take an active part in shaping our new GBS center and grow together with the rapidly developing organization.
Manages the day-to-day cooperation with a portfolio of international approved suppliers fulfilling the needs of both internal and external customer.
Executes implementation of Procurement Strategy in alignment with relevant category team.
Tracks goods received to verify appropriate delivery and ensure invoice processing.
Oversees supplier performance (on time delivery, quality, lead time), and resolves performance issues.
Initiates supply orders in the system, confirms delivery with suppliers, monitors and tracks supplier performance to purchase order requirements.
Aligns supplier orders with customer requirements (based on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) / project requirements) in terms of content, quality, delivery, sustainability and price.
Conducts all Supply Chain activities for all goods and services in accordance with policies and procedures.
Bachelor's degree in Logistics would be a strong plus.
Familiarity with Procurement function or up to 1 year of related work experience.
Interest in developing career in purchasing / SCM related functions.
Proficient in business English (B2 / C1) and German (C1) required.
Working knowledge of SAP would be a strong plus.
Advanced Excel knowledge a strong plus.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.