Siemens Careers

Procurement Specalist

Norcross, Georgia
SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Global Services
Business Unit: Supply Chain Management
Requisition Number: 225749
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Norcross
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously
leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services,
Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services. Our support functions are split into two organizations, Corporate Core and
Corporate Services. These organizations provide essential services to better enable responsible and profitable growth.

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Position Overview

You will lead procurement activities associated with EM LP operational factory foot print project. You will need to understand operational strategy and develop and execute procurement strategy with support from Location procurement managers, commodity management and BU procurement leadership team with the objective to contribute to value add (i.e. material cost, cash flow, cycle time reduction). This position will support all US LP factories foot print projects including in- and outsourcing, technology change, relocation and localization of supplier base. You will report into Director of procurement, Factories.


• Manage the overall Procurement activities related to LP foot print optimization project with support from location procurement managers and commodity managers
• Execute procurement activities in close coordination with location procurement manager and commodity management team to ascertain that procurement strategies are developed in accordance with overall strategic material strategy.
• Collaborate with LP SQM team for supplier evaluation and development activities when it relates to LP foot print optimization projects
• Collaborate with LP PE team in developing strategy and implementation of insourcing projects
• Collaborate with CVE team in developing true cost of manufactured product, should cost analysis. Leverage them for supplier negotiations related to foot print project
• Lead scope definition, preparation of RFQ package, bench marking, supplier selection and overall sourcing process
• Collaborate with CM in finalizing supplier agreements
• Drive for CNI, cash flow and cycle time reduction opportunities

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• BS or BA degree in Supply Chain Management, Engineering or related fields
• 3-5 years’ experience in Procurement or supply chain management
• 10 to 15% travel required
• Proven track record working with suppliers in related field
• Strong organizational skill
• Strong leadership, listening, verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• BS (4 year degree) in Supply Chain Management
• Proven skills in supplier negotiations and supplier management
• Strong project management skills
• Ability to influence others without authority
• Knowledge of Siemens sourcing processes is preferred
• Knowledge of Siemens product is preferred


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