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Senior Purchaser

Requisition ID:  26430
Location(s): 

Beijing, BJ, CN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Do you want to be part of a great international company world leader in wind energy? If yes, Vestas has opportunities for you to further expand these capabilities in the wind industry. 

 

Manufacturing and Global Procurement > COO APAC > Direct Material Procurement CHI Towers

 

Global Procurement is responsible for all procurement activities within Vestas, including leading cross functional category teams, negotiations and contract management, development of end-2-end cost out initiatives, category strategy development and supplier relationship management.

 

Responsibilities

  • Continue developing the long term strategic direction for Vestas' steel procurement activities
  • Support supervising Vestas' large China based tower vendors
  • Build a close relationship with the strategic partnership suppliers in the category and continue delivering value through long term supplier account management
  • Actively engage in the global towers & steel team, guiding for relevant professional experience with your colleagues across the globe
  • Building a professional network within Vestas, including close engagement in the towers & steel category team with colleagues from technology, production, service and quality

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of experience with strategic procurement or a degree in either business or engineering
  • Proven record of significant stakeholder management skills incl. experience with communication on executive level
  • Professional communication skills including fluent English skills
  • Advanced skills within Powerpoint and excel
  • Experience from the steel industry

 

Competencies

  • An open approach to encourage stakeholder inputs and a structured and fact-based approach to secure ideas are prioritized and implemented
  • Team member and hard-working to secure the profitable implementation of the initiatives you supervise
  • Holistic and positive mindset: you are able to see the big picture from Vestas product offerings towards customers and the ability to connect these to supplier offerings and how they can positively impact Vestas sales and cost out programs
  • Qualified investigative, structured and fact-based approach
  • Professional leader and influencer with the ability to bring people together

 

What we offer 
Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, attractive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future! To meet business growth needs, Vestas needs a lot of talents to join us. 
We care about and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: on-the-job training, a perfect platform for professional and personal development, a bonus program, colorful team activities, etc. 
We emphasize developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results. 

 

Additional information 
Primary work location:Beijing, China 
You can apply online by clicking on the "Apply Online" button at the top or bottom of this page 
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before the 24th of July 2022

 

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About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.