Buyer / Procurement Officer - Exclusively for Saudi Nationals

Job Description

Who we are?

Siemens is a global leader in the field of Engineering. We have numerous projects around the region in fields including Power Generation, Energy Management, Transportation and Oil & Gas.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Handle autonomously the purchase of materials and services of the various categories of goods assigned for the realization of Smart infrastructure multiple commodities;
  • Preparation of the procurement strategy with a view to optimizing supply in economic and logistical terms after sharing with the Supply Chain Manager;
  • Contribute to implementation and ensure usage of globally defined methods, processes and systems to ensure high process efficiency and process compliance (e.g. compliant Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) process, Procurement guidelines, IT systems).
  • Using the various trading strategies (E-auction, Global Value Sourcing, Advanced Negotiation Concept, Supplier Day, etc.);
  • Negotiation with suppliers and handling contracts/agreements for reference categories;
  • Implement Commodity strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials;
  • Generate, document and implement savings, e.g. CNI; plan, monitor and report on relevant KPI to contribute to the success of the business and make results transparent;
  • Support Supplier Management processes (e.g. qualification, selection, evaluation, development, classification); update supplier evaluation systems to obtain and develop the best suppliers and ensure transparency and high procurement quality;
  • Ensure a close cooperation with Internal Customers (requisitions) to ensure customer care and early involvement;
  • Reporting to management related to quality of service received from suppliers, analyzing and implementing appropriate actions to return from the problems that emerged;
  • Handling the planning of the materials needed for the production flow and management of the related activities;

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Requires specific experience in procurement / purchasing office for at least 2 years.
  • Specialist Degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration, Economics, Marketing, Managerial Engineering or equivalent with experience;
  • Excellent knowledge of the M.S Office;
  • Experienced in data analysis including consolidating, analyze and deriving conclusion/action plan.
  • Good analytical skills and ability to work in teams; has an understanding of individual differences (behavior, values and attitudes) and cultural differences (multi culture/ countries interactions).
  • Excellent knowledge of English written and spoken.

What else do I need to know?

Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.  #LI-SI

Job ID: 111905

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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