Purchaser

Requisition ID:  45737
Location(s): 

Pasay, 00, PH

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Supply Chain and Logistics

Vestas Factory


The SSC Procurement Department comprises multiple workstreams within Procurement such as Indirect Buying, Purchasing & SQD, Supply & Market Analytics, and Digitalization and processes. This role is under the Purchasing & SQD team which collaborates closely with the Global and Regional Procurement organizations on purchasing activities (i.e., source-to-contract activities, spend management, and supplier negotiation) and supplier & quality development (SQD). In the SSC purchasing team, you will be part of a diverse and innovative team of focused purchasing colleagues covering Vestas' global team enabling Business services & IT businesses to deliver projects safely, on time, on budget, and with the right quality by improving supplier selection for critical items. As part of the team, you will be responsible for negotiating and handling high-value spend for regional projects. We are pragmatic, fast, respectful, and never lose track of the big picture.

 

SSC > Procurement > Purchasing
 
Responsibilities

  • Identify and coordinate Purchasing projects in the region for Business services & IT purchasing

  • Supporting definition of requirements / Sourcing / RFQ / Selection/ Contracting including evaluation, techno-commercial discussions, and negotiations

  • Data extraction, spend analysis & periodically updating purchase information with the correct price, validity, and unit of measurement against suppliers

  • Maintain fruitful relationships with a diverse set of stakeholders: Sales teams, Sourcing Responsible, Project Managers and Supply Chain

  • Work closely with our global category managers

  • Identify and implement opportunities to improve our Safety and Quality performance, reduce the TCO, and streamline processes

  • Motivate continuous improvements in the way our team works

 

Qualifications

  • Academic degree in engineering or business studies

  • Minimum 5-6 years work experience in Purchasing or another position requiring professional coordination and business skills

 

Competencies

  • Great interpersonal and stakeholder management skills

  • Positive and solution-oriented problem solver

  • Able to work in a multi-cultural environment

  • Working knowledge with SAP & Bl for instance

  • Fluent English is essential; knowledge of another language will be advantage

 

What we offer
We offer you an exciting role with great professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, progressive, international work environment at an established manufacturer of wind turbines. We offer attractive company perks like fitness subsidy, health insurance, pension, life insurance, medical, travel, internet, etc. We have a modern, inspiring office overlooking Manila Bay, conveniently located near public transport. We believe in work-life balance and plan annual offsite outings, team building, and sports events. In Vestas, you will experience an innovative environment where no days are ever the same, strengthening your personal and professional growth.

 

Additional Information
We amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including before the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before the 29th of February 2024.

 

Additional Benefits

  • Fitness Subsidy

  • Retirement Benefit Plan


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.