Cargill Buyer in France, France

Buyer

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Description

Principal Accountabilities

50% RAW MATERIAL PURCHASING

  • Negotiate and manage agreements with regional/local suppliers according to the Business Strategy strictly following Cargill Guiding Principles.

  • Ensure contracts are in place to pursue proper Financial Control, specify Quality requirements and are aligned with Cargill Legal requirements.

  • Supervise and evaluate key suppliers' performance, implement corrective action plans when necessary.

30% CATEGORY MANAGEMENT SUPPORT

  • Deploy the Category Strategy set by the Sourcing Leads.

  • Deploy New Raw materials/suppliers by engaging Production, local FSQR, Pricing, etc.

  • Liase with local business (Supply Chain, Production, Sales, etc) to understand raw materials usage and provide insight and updates to Sourcing Leads.

10% MARKET AND PRICING INFORMATION

  • Provide market input to Sourcing Leads and peers to ensure proper understanding of the local/regional markets.

  • Provide input to the Pricing team to ensure the local market circumstances are reflected in the Pricing decisions.

10% OTHERS

  • Provide support for other activities related or influenced by RMS, e.g. Certifications, Audits.

  • Back up for other activities as necessary to keep proper business activity

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree.

  • Fluent in English.

  • Excellent Communication skills, ability to negotiate and influence.

  • Execution capacity and organization skills, Keen sense of Priorities.

  • Min 5 years Procurement experience.

  • Proficiency in SAP for Procurement processes.

  • Strong understanding of the main cost components.

Job Strategic Sourcing & Procurement

Primary Location France-France - Ouest-Crevin

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: CRE00081

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