Procurement Executive

Location
Wilson, NC
Posted
Nov 22, 2021
Ref
14829802
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Manager IWS (Integrated Work System) Open+ - Triaga Inc.

Be part of a revolutionary change​ at a Fortune 500 company.
 
At Triaga, a fully owned subsidiary of Philip Morris International, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re building our future on smoke free products with the power to change the lives of millions of smokers by manufacturing innovative, life changing, fast moving consumer goods.
 
With this start up initiative come huge opportunities. So, when you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions.
 
By joining our strong Operations team, you will have the opportunity to make an impact. Our ways of working have changed. New products bring new challenges such as the way we buy raw materials, the manner in which we engineer and manufacture, the way we operate and maintain our modern equipment, and in our supply chain planning. You will work in a state of the art automated and innovative manufacturing environment, uniquely positioned for massive scale in the near future. 

Your ‘day to day’:

As a Procurement Executive, you will support the local Procurement organization to optimize local procurement of products and services by liaising with local departments to understand their current and anticipated demand or needs,  implementing local sourcing strategies, optimizing the local supplier base and managing local supplier contracts. The position will be based in Wilson, NC.


Your Responsibilities:
  • Liaise with local department personnel  to understand departmental or project strategies and to develop Procurement plans for specific projects or areas, cost estimates, & schedules for integrating these business  needs into existing and future procurement activities that influence or support specific department spend optimization. Support departmental budget optimization 
  • Identify, research,  evaluate suppliers & negotiate terms for locally addressable spend areas in order to achieve the most favorable conditions for the department to optimize its cash out and the quality and reliability of good and services needed.
  • Commercially manage new &  ongoing local key relationships with local minor to middle suppliers, vendors or subcontractors at account  level to ensure that the affiliate receives satisfactory standards of services and there is contribution sustainability over time. 
  • Support account head to incorporate when requested central policies, strategies , commercial  methodologies  or other materials and develop local ones that  will optimize  the affiliate's technical, quality, service or reliability standards. 
  • Identify, research,  evaluate suppliers & negotiate terms for locally addressable spend areas in order to achieve the most favorable conditions for the department to optimize its cash out and the quality and reliability of good and services needed.
Who we’re looking for:
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering, Business Administration or Economics. Diploma from a recognized Procurement Institute is an asset.
  • 3  to 4 years experience in Procurement at Tactical level preferably across categories alternatively Key Account Management at junior level
  • Integration with the Business
  • Ability to influence at middle management level
  • Business & commercial knowledge across multiple areas (marketing, operations, finance..) 
  • Ability to create and maintain relationships (Internal & external)  at middle management level 
  • Fluent in  English. PC literate (Word, Excel, Ppt)
What we offer:

Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join TRIAGA and you too can:
  • Attractive salary and excellent benefits package: including 401(k) plan, Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage along with paid holidays and three weeks of vacation.
  • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore.
  • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong.
  • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress.
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