Buyer Planner

We are looking for a highly motivated Buyer Planner to join our Procurement Team!

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Forecast and plan assigned categories and products to optimize the supply chain such as Chemical materials, indirects materials, energy commodities, services and others.
  • Support Production and Quality Departments to negotiate and implement long-term supply agreement with suppliers of assigned categories.
  • Coordinate efficiently ERP Procurement activities, such as purchase orders placing, invoices checks and approvals.
  • Monitor and update inventories and ensure timely flow of material.
  • Manage the logistic of incoming materials keeping the contacts with key forwarders and agents.
  • Reception and sampling of incoming materials according to company’s Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Conduct interdepartmental Procurement analysis, identify gaps, and optimize potential by implementing Procurement best practices.

Requirements:

  • Graduate / Postgraduate in industrial or management engineering.
  • 2+ years’ experience in a procurement function and/or planning position.
  • ERP system confident.
  • Record of accomplishment in achieving results in purchasing, materials requirements planning, supplier relationship management, negotiations, project team.
  • Substantial knowledge of the relevant market and category.
  • Experience buying chemical raw materials preferable.
  • Analytical and problem solving person.
  • Effective communication skills at all level.
  • Fluent in Italian and English. German will be considered as a plus.
  • Ability to travel up to 20%.

Your application:

If you meet the requirements for this position and you are a proactive and dynamic professional, we encourage you to apply now through our online application or by sending an email to [email protected].