BUYER – Electronics Commodity

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BUYER – Electronics Commodity

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We are looking for a Buyer to join our Electrification business. You will purchase materials according to required technical specification, price, delivery schedule and terms. You will ensure purchasing activities align with corporate purchasing policies and procedures.

This position reports to

Global Procurement Manager

Your responsibilities


  • Identify new suppliers in cooperation with relevant category team.
  • Qualify new suppliers in cooperation with Supplier Quality and Engineering specialists.
  • Negotiate (in technical terms) agreements with main suppliers, and periodically renews pricelists, terms and conditions.
  • Adapt corporate contractual framework to the local business needs.
  • Recommend frame agreements to management, and executes upon approval.
  • Analyze and evaluate bids in order to determine the optimal value.
  • Support bid and proposal teams by providing relevant market information. Track goods received to verify appropriate delivery and ensure invoice processing.
  • Oversee supplier performance (on time delivery, quality, lead time), and resolve performance issues.
  • Manage purchasing of passive and active component, and Pcba.


Your background

  • Degree in Electronic, Electric, Energy Engineering or similar; with a passion in Electronic components.
  • interets in gaining experience in purchaising roles.
  • Knowledge of SAP would be considered a plus.
  • Very Good knowledge of English (B2 level at least) and Italian, written and spoken.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (excel, access, word, ppt).
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to manage different tasks, good managerial skills.


Your Benefit

• Enjoy a stable employment in a company with a long history in innovation and technology
• Collaborate with experienced experts in an international environment
• Seize individual development and training opportunities, from job specific to soft skills
• Get private medical care (including offers for family members)
• Receive attractive remuneration based on your experience and skills, and other financial benefits
• Choose from various benefits in kind, ranging from healthy lifestyle offerings, to knowledge sharing, to teambuilding activities
• Smartworking