Senior Procurement Buyer

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Are you ready to help us make the future?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a commercially minded individual to join Honeywell’s Corporate Procurement team as a Senior Procurement Buyer managing operational sourcing activities for indirect spend & delivers productivity based in Istanbul, Turkey.  

Responsibilities:

  • The Indirect CoE Sourcing Buyer manages all strategic activities related to indirect spend, including but not limited to
  • Identifies and drives saving opportunities, consumption reduction and value engineering projects through negotiations.
  • Conducts eAuctions for goods and services, ensuring best value offering to business.
  • Revisits agreed terms with existing suppliers to improve productity and working capital. He/She implements new deals and identifies new saving opportunities.
  • Developing and implementing the Annual Operating Plan together with the Business and the Commodity Strategic Team
  • Create and apply strategically the Category Cards for the supported sites/countries.
  • Drives BAE execution in strong collaboration with the business partner and the other stakeholders.
  • Engages in stakeholder & requisitioner communication aiming to improve understanding of indirect procurement processes and tools.
  • Supports implementation of automation opportunities for the assigned sites.
  • Maintains a strong collaboration with the Procurement Buyer to ensure common target achievement.
  • The Sourcing Buyer will ensure all tasks are carried out in line with indirect procurement policy and strategy.
  • Covers more than 4 sites with a high degree of complexity, with cumulative annual addressable spend of more than $5M and delivers savings of more than 7% of that spend in scope.
  • On an ad hoc basis, can be asked to run sourcing projects with spend of more than $250K if there is alignment with the Strategic Category Teams and buyer’s proximity to site & stakeholders make sense for this to happen

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in a purchasing environment
  • Technical knowledge of Procurement/sourcing
  • Planning, negotiations, and agreements/contract management
  • Proficiency of English and Turkish
  • Communicates clearly; balances listening and speaking; easy to approach
  • Problem Solving skills

We Offer:

  • A culture that fosters inclusion, diversity and innovation
  • Market specific training and ongoing personal development
  • Career growth opportunities;
  • Experienced leaders to support your professional development;
  • International work environment;

Tagged as: contract management, sourcing, purchasing environment

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