Category Manager

ABB

2.9

(7)

San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.
  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.
  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.
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    Position summary

    the planning and tracking of procurement activities, cost budgets, emerging country spending and savings forecasts. Buying in accordance with quality and commercial procedures and company guidelines in order to minimize quality and financial risks. Negotiating with main suppliers, and periodically renewing price lists, terms and conditions. Adapting corporate contractual frameworks to local business needs, and recommending frame agreements to management and executing them, as well as providing oversight and contract management with suppliers. Choosing appropriate suppliers (focusing on quality, delivery, cost and sustainability) in accordance with company policies. Defining and establishing local standard agreements with all major suppliers, while providing and maintaining standard terms in purchase contracts/terms and conditions in line with company directives and guidelines. Designing and implementing cost-out programs and/or processes to reach financial targets. Contributing to and participating in setting and implementing budget and targets within the framework and ensuring that sourcing performance targets are achieved.
    Qualifications for the role

    • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering.
    • +6 years of experience in similar position.
    • Knowledge of MS Office and SAP.
    • Prior Sourcing, Manufacturing, Technology experience desired.
    • Strong project/program management experience and track record.
    • A solution-focused approach and strong written and spoken communication skills.
    • Advanced level of English.

    More about us

    We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website https://www.abb.com. Work model: on site #LI-onsite

    Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.
  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.
  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.