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Strategic Purchaser

Requisition ID:  27688
Location(s): 

Taipei, Taiwan, TW

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

 

Vestas Factory

Manufacturing and Global Procurement> Regional APAC Procurement SEA & ANZ > Taiwan Procurement

 

Do you want to be part of the Taiwan Procurement team in Vestas and work closely with suppliers to develop the Taiwan Supply Chain, as part of one of the most creative and innovative company in the renewable energy sector globally? The department leads key initiatives, guides negotiation processes and handles strategic supplier relationships with an emphasis on Taiwan Localization.

 

Responsibilities

Direct procurement role, coordinating key procurement initiatives, focused on Supplier Relationship Management, Localization and Supply Chain Optimization. By working closely with the Category Team and key stakeholders you will:

  • Develop Strategies for the Category and region, ensuring Strategic focus, best in class supplier performance, technology innovation screening, ensuring innovative advantages, long term strategic planning and target setting.
  • Develop and optimize the supply base including the cost base, quality and delivery.
  • Become a part of the Category Team, working across different business units within Vestas and providing input to and implementation of the category strategies.
  • Direct continuous improvement programs both internally and at the suppliers with special focus on cost saving initiatives, Value Chain optimization, supplier optimization, Good Quality, Zero injury safety record and best in class commercial terms.
  • Ensure adherence to KPI's set by Global Procurement in regards to safety, quality, cost, delivery, innovation and sustainability.
  • Lead Supplier selection, qualification, negotiation and contracting.

 

Qualifications

  • The right candidate has 5+ Years of vendor management and negotiation experience combined with a degree in either Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Finance/Accounting, Sales/Marketing or Engineering
  • Good communication skills including fluent English skills (both orally and in writing)
  • Experience with vendor contract negotiations
  • Advanced skills within PPT, Excel & Word is needed

 

What We Offer

We offer you an exciting and agile job with great opportunities for professional and personal development within the growing company in wind energy. You will be provided with a interesting opportunity to set your foot prints within an essential area in Vestas and the Taiwan Offshore Market. You will be an integral part of an international team, with a 'can-do' attitude and who are keen to make a difference.

 

Additional Information

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 30th  of Jun, 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.