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Job ID 122823 Date posted 06/11/2021 Location : Chuzhou, China

Job Purpose and Impact

TheSenior Spot Buyer in this role will handle more-complex procurement activities, which include handling spot buying activities A Senior Spot Buyer manages and executes transactional, low rigor sourcing activities low value and/or ad hoc purchase requests with limited oversight, for one or more categories and/or locations

Key Accountabilities

  • Run and provide analysis of predefined procurement management system reports to create a potential negotiation portfolio that increase the supplies and services under contract.
  • Provide a feedback to the category organization where buying strategies are missing or need improvement.
  • Non-strategic/contracted performance Supplier Management.
  • Drive automation and price management on recurring spot transactions through the build of catalogs and/or operational contracts
  • Identify a competitive source of supply for an ad-hoc and/or low value through low rigor sourcing activities. The outcome of a low rigor sourcing activity is a purchasing order, aligned to the Category Strategy instructions and/or Buying Guides, by leveraging 3 bids and a buy techno
  • Follow established procedures to select suppliers for procurement of non-contracted materials, goods, services and supplies.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

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  • Strong analytical skills, interpersonal skills and ability to engage and communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experience with maintaining supplier relationships
  • 3 years of experience in the procurement to order process with buying responsibilities.
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