Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
Our 3,000-plus Procurement and Logistics employees work in more than 100 countries to obtain and supply millions of products and services in over 200 categories from thousands of suppliers all over the world.
Our goal is to create a supply base that works as an extended enterprise, creating value through continuous improvement in quality, technology and logistics, while optimizing cost and sustainability.
ABB Distribution Solutions are a global leader in power distribution solutions, delivering pioneering low and medium-voltage innovations and services.
We care about your tomorrow, providing solutions for a smarter, safer, environmentally friendly and more reliable flow and distribution of electricity.
You will be an interface between the Supply Chain and Engineering team within the Electrification business in Philippines.
Reporting to the Tendering Manager, you will drive supply chain knowledge into the project execution process to optimize with cost, quality and technology.
Working with the local Supply Chain Team and the local business line manager to find and develop new potential suppliers for critical equipment.
Supporting the local Supply Chain team and local Business Line Manager, the supplier, in line with cost requirements while ensuring sustainable quality and meeting project delivery lead times.
Optimizing the cost at all stages of the project execution, comparing and developing the best value chain for the project considering packaging cost, transportation and logistics cost, import duties and currency risks.
Adapting corporate contractual framework to the local business needs and recommending frame agreements to management and executing upon approval.
Negotiating agreements with main suppliers and periodically renewing price lists and terms and conditions and supporting Bid and Proposal team by providing relevant market information.
Initiating purchase requisitions (PR) into the system, in alignment with standard procedures, confirming delivery with suppliers and monitoring / tracking supplier performance to Purchase Order (PO) requirements.
Driving supply chain knowledge (market, suppliers, external intelligence into the project execution process to optimize with cost, quality and technology.
Translating engineering request into procurement and logistics parameters for execution.
Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business.
A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
Minimum 5 years working experience in Procurement and Logistics as a Technical Buyer, with a background as Electrical Engineer.
Familiar with SAP system, IT literate with good working knowledge of all relevant Microsoft Office applications.
A collaborative, solutions-oriented approach and strong English communication skills.