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POST DATE 8/30/2016
END DATE 10/27/2016

Schneider Electric Salisbury, NC

Company
Schneider Electric
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
00308U
AJE Ref #
576017748
Location
Salisbury, NC
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Join Schneider Electric and power your career!

Discover the opportunity to join an international, dynamic, and responsible company that fosters the development of all its people around the world. Every day, we empower employees to achieve more and experience exciting careers. Find out how our values and unique position make Schneider Electric the employer of choice.



Ensure the operational relations with suppliers within the strategy defined in cross functional team and the respect of the contracts in the plant, take part in the negotiation process regarding price level, and / or quantity, quality, logistic level, track and report key elements/data on supplier performance.



1. Ensure the application of the commodity strategy and K&C (preferred) supplier panel.

2. Propose actions (QVE, rebalancing) within his/her perimeter in consistency with commodity strategy.

3. Manage supplier consultation & selection, according to commodity strategy.

4. Manage supply qualification, negotiate and manage contracts with local/specific suppliers (price, delay)

5. Contribute to the purchasing database update by providing necessary information to commodity managers / supplier leaders / plants update database of spend, update specific basis.

6. First escalation level for supplier crisis management.

7. Implement the quality and cost reduction objective related to action plan/productivity program (GPS, QVE, rebalancing).

Primary Location: !*!

* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business Management, Supply Chain/Supply Chain Management or related field

* 3-5 years Purchasing experience required

* Strong communication skills

* Proficiency in Excel

* Experience with SAP a plus





Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.



At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.







Schneider Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
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* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business Management, Supply Chain/Supply Chain Management or related field

* 3-5 years Purchasing experience required

* Strong communication skills

* Proficiency in Excel

* Experience with SAP a plus





Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.



At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.







Schneider Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Additional Benefits

Tuition Rembursement and Health Club Reimbursement