What you will do
We are currently seeking a buyer to join our procurement team in Switzerland. This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career in procurement dealing with the purchasing of products, parts, services and systems.
How you will do it
Develop, implement, and lead procurement strategies for defined spend categories
Build relationships with key partners, and align with CE Procurement Organisation, Category & Product Management
Proactively manage inflation pressures & support pricing team
Handle supplier contract management including relationship management and vendor rating
Support and guide the business with market intelligence and vendor scouting
Lead eRFx, eAuctions & Tender Initiatives
Drive cost savings both regionally and at market-by-market level
Foster continuous improvement in the supply chain
ERP data maintenance and data analysis for preparing sourcing activities
What we are looking for
Successfully completed business studies or comparable education
Professional experience within procurement environment
Fluent English skills; fluent in another Swiss language (French, Italian or German)
Experience in dealing with digital tendering tools and workflows
Interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and a high level of solution and service orientation
Ability to work as part of a close-knit team.
Open to change with strong hands-on mentality
High resilience and reliability
Workplace : Pfäffikon SZ (or Lausanne VD or Lugano TI)
What we offer
We offer an exciting and ambitious position with great personal freedom and professional responsibility. Joining us you will become part of a leading global multi-industrial corporation defined by its stimulating work environment and job satisfaction.
In addition, we offer competitive salaries and benefits along with outstanding career development opportunities which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents.
Who we are
We're a building technology market leader with global presence and over 100,000 employees. We've been in existence for 135 years since our founder Warren Johnson invented the thermostat and currently have close to 9000 active patents across HVACR, BMS, Fire Suppression and Security.
We're powering impactful sustainability, respectful safety and security, while delivering an enhanced customer experience.