Strategic Buyer - Rail Automation

Job Description

Siemens Mobility is currently seeking to hire a self-starting Strategic Buyer supporting the Commodity Management team.

Come and be a part of the innovation that delivers 40% of the world's cargo using 75% fewer greenhouse gas emissions than trucks - Rail! In this role, you will drive strategic sourcing and implement commodity strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials. We work closely with Engineering and Research & Development in a high-tech industry to support New Product Introductions and strategic vendor management to keep our business running at top speed!

Responsibilities

  • Align with the Strategic Sourcing Commodity Management team to implement Commodity strategies, ensuring long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials.
  • Place and handle purchase orders for Engineering, R&D, & Strategic Sourcing teams including but not limited to; prototype parts, engineering samples for New Product Introductions (NPI), test fixtures, vendor-based capital expense tooling and equipment, Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) & First Article Inspection (FAI) material orders.
  • Review requisitions, prepare purchase orders, and close Goods Receipt / Invoice Receipt (GR IR) to ensure accurate Accounts Payable (AP). Expedite orders as required to meet business needs.
  • Contribute to implementation and use 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, eSourcing).
  • Prepare and conduct negotiations to obtain the highest feasible savings on total cost of ownership in alignment with Strategic Sourcing Commodity Managers.
  • Develop a close partnership with Internal Customers to ensure customer care and early involvement.
  • Identify and analyze internal customer needs, discussing technical specifications in collaboration with partners responsible.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree Required - Supply Chain, Finance, or Engineering preferred.
  • 3-5 years of Supply Chain, Procurement, Purchasing, Operations, Project Management, or Finance experience.
  • Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint knowledge required. High to advanced Excel skillset required.
  • SAP experience preferred.
  • 5% travel required.

Why Siemens?

We seek to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a phenomenal place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a Buyer with Siemens Mobility, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!

In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:

  • A competitive base salary
  • Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, & 18 days of PTO to start
  • Extensive training along with career development

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

EEO is the Law

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.



Job ID: 190080

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time



Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

EEO is the Law
Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision
Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here.

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