At a glance

As a Tactical Buyer you will manage the administrative part of the purchase order process for all European entities, ensuring quality and effectiveness of the processes, securing compliance by applying tight controls, while providing accurate information and timely reporting. Are you ready for this challenge? Then join us in Porto, as our new Tactical Buyer!

Quick info

Location Porto (Maia)
Entry level Professionals / experienced
Job ID 39414
Type Full time
Contract Permanent

Job description

As a Tactical Buyer you will manage the administrative part of the purchase order process for all European entities, ensuring quality and effectiveness of the processes, securing compliance by applying tight controls, while providing accurate information and timely reporting. In your position you are authorized to order goods and/or services from external vendors based on the information and requirements given by the requestors and you are expected to negotiate such orders with the suppliers, contributing to the company's costs savings.

In your new role you will:
  • Validate the usage of the correct Purchasing channel
  • Negotiate prices and payment terms with the suppliers
  • Convert Purchase requisitions into Purchase orders;
  • Transmit purchase orders to external vendors
  • Apply the golden rules of supplier engagement established by Corporate Purchasing
  • Ensure alignment with IFX Purchasing Processes, Guidelines and Working Instructions
  • Keep a close communication with both requestors and suppliers

Profile

You demonstrate a strong customer orientation that helps you to quickly establish successful cooperation. You are target driven and passionate about profit. We are looking for a motivated, quick learner, team player and positive working attitude person to join our Purchasing Team.

You are best equipped for this task if you have:
  • A Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration, Economics, Languages or equivalent degree
  • Experience as Buyer or similar Purchasing position
  • Exposure in Share Service Organization is an advantage
  • Solid knowledge of German language in oral and written form (mandatory)
  • Solid knowledge of English language (mandatory)
  • Good knowledge of MS Office Tools (Excel, Outlook) and SAP R/3 (preferred)
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

About Us

Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.

We make life easier, safer and greener – with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world – we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.

–Feel welcome at Infineon Shared Service Center in Porto! –
Our multifunctional business model is focused on high quality services through operational excellence with engaged people. We are recognized globally at Infineon as a valuable business partner.
These are the main business services on our site: Finance, Purchasing, Human Resources, Robotic Process Automation, IT, Audit, Legal, Compliance, Business Continuity among other areas that consolidate us as a high quality partner.
You will find a very open and approachable working culture in Infineon Porto. Our office space has also been designed to promote our people engagement and well-being at work.

*The term gender in the sense of the General Equal Treatment Act (GETA) or other national legislation refers to the biological assignment to a gender group.
At Infineon we are proud to embrace (gender) diversity, including female, male and diverse.

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