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Vestas Factory

Purchaser - Market Analysis 
PH, Pasay City | Professional | Full-Time 

 

Would you like to start you career in an international and innovative organization? Would you like to help solve one of the most important global challenges of our time – ensuring a more sustainable future? Then you might be the right candidate for Vestas SSC, Manila.


SSC, Procurement, Purchasing & Analytics

 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct macroeconomic research and review of the country in scope: PESTLE analysis, trade analysis (incentives to trade and trade barriers), and other due diligence checks needed
  • Market research: Track commodities and materials markets which includes supply, demand and price trends; market dynamics; relevant technologies and innovation; and relevant regulatory changes
  • Conduct sourcing study of the country in scope: supplier longlist, RFI and its analysis, RFQ and its analysis, supplier shortlist
  • Supplier Intelligence: Conduct holistic evaluations on the available supplier pool in identified/selected markets including financial capacity, production capability, etc.
  • Localization: Perform research and market analysis on identified countries for localization potential
  • Conduct purchasing activities (RFx) with agreed vendors and negotiate to reach the best possible outcome for Vestas
  • Execute risk assessments of suppliers, using the standard risk tools (i.e. GAN compliance)
  • Ensure any new vendor accredited has signed a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) prior to releasing the RFI/RFQ.  
  • Lead in the listing, selection, and qualification together with the category teams or region and SQD (Supplier Quality and Development team)
  • Work across different business units within Vestas and providing input to and implementation of market analysis or new market entry
  • Create comprehensive reports based on the various market analyses performed, and present these to senior stakeholders in Global Procurement and/or SSC
  • Perform data analysis on tenders and spend visibility, and other relevant procurement analytics activities.

 

Qualifications:

  • Engineering graduate or relevant business degree. 
  • With at least 5 years of experience in Supply Chain and Procurement functions
  • Experience in strategic sourcing is a must.
  • Experience in selection, qualification, negotiation and contracting with suppliers is a must
  • Strong experience in negotiating with global suppliers is a must
  • Knowledge in various credible sources of market info, indices, and trends is preferred
  • Experience in SAP or Ariba P2P process is an advantage
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills and able to speak with conviction
  • Highly self-motivated, driven work ethic, keen attention to details and exceptional customer service orientation
  • Excellent analytical skills including the ability to analyze and interpret complex information from numerous sources, prepare and present analysis and reports, deal with challenges creatively and achieve business-focused solutions
  • Excellent organizational skills and experience working in a high volume and demanding professional environment with a capacity to prioritize, multi-task, achieve business goals, perform and always work with a customer-focused approach
  • Excellent in stakeholder management and with assertive communication skills at all levels

 

Competencies:

  • Conduct strategic sourcing with a global supply base
  • Conduct RFx execution and supplier negotiation
  • Are experienced in data analytics and insight generation
  • Are experienced in project management
  • Know Business stakeholders’ requirements & expectations
  • Have business acumen

 

What we offer:

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


About Vestas Shared Service Centre, Manila

Vestas’s In house Shared Service Centre (SSC) is based in Manila, Philippines which provides processing services to Vestas businesses around the world, mainly in Finance & Accounting, Master Data Management, Procurement, Global Service Support Center and Remote Operations Center. Its primary purpose is to deliver a low cost, scalable and customer- centric shared service operations out of the Philippines.
We offer exciting careers and excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine producer. You will join an international work environment, where you will collaborate with various stakeholders. You will gain relevant work experience and you will be part of an ambitious team working towards preserving our planet for the future generations. In Vestas, you will experience a fast-paced environment where no days are ever the same, strengthening your personal as well as your professional growth.


Additional information:

  • Permanent role
  • Work location - Mall of Asia Complex Pasay City, Manila

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with 94 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 79 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,300 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.