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About the job
We are looking for an enthusiastic, take-charge kind of a person who enjoys negotiating with suppliers and working with top professionals in the industry.
If this sounds like you, apply now for a Buyer position at Texas Instruments.
Responsibilities include :
Coordinate purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner
Process purchase requisitions, purchase change orders and requests for quotes to suppliers
Work with management to address all aspects of commodity management, including procurement support commodity business plans, market trends assessment, pricing, and product availability
Perform cost analysis and volume planning for major commodities
Monitor the cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to negotiate the highest quality at best value
Develop new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are no longer competitive
Recommend cost saving proposals including make-versus-buy analysis or alternative sourcing
Interact closely with suppliers and Quality Assurance to resolve quality issues
Support internal and external audits related to procurement processes and supplier management
Minimum requirements :
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business courses
With zero to less than 2 years of working experience
Preferred qualifications :
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
Ability to work in teams and collaborate effectively with people in different functions
Ability to take the initiative and drive for results
Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
Ability to work effectively in an interrupt-driven, fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
Demonstrated ability to build strong, influential relationships
Ability to influence opinions and gain consensus
Strong presentation skills
Ability to handle contracts management
Proactive, fast learner, self-motivated, multi-tasking and performance driven
Ability to drive projects and programs to complete them in timeline given
High accountability in maintaining confidentiality of information