Electronic Strategic Buyer (M/F)

Neuchâtel, Canton of Neuchâtel, ch
Company: AKKA Technologies
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-07-31 04:07:33

Job description

Location: Neuchâtel
Contract: Permanent with AKKA Switzerland
Starting date: April 2021
Languages: Fluent in English and French, German is a plus
Prerequisite for Switzerland: to have a Swiss or European Union passport

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the sourcing process selecting, developing and managing suppliers
  • Actively participate to the internal DDR (detail design review) understanding the needs to be able to externalize correctly (right supplier for the requested need)
  • Critically analyse the components to be purchased, highlighting the cost drivers and technical process difficulties. Propose alternative solution
  • Define and lead cost saving project
  • Establish with the suppliers an interaction able to guarantee a competitive and long-term relationship
  • Act proactively having always clear the milestone and cost constrain of a project
  • Be updated on what is the state of the art of the commodities to be purchased
  • Contribute to project road map definition (timing, cost) and act accordingly (suppliers selection, qualification)
  • Submit requests for quotations
  • Insert the data of the offers in the MRP system
  • Guarantee the delivery time
  • Verify the installed capacity
  • Profile

    Your Profile:

  • Bachelor or master’s degree in Electronics or equivalent in electronics manufacturing field
  • Experience from international sourcing with negotiating contracts and developing strategic partnerships with, at least, 3 years in electronic marketing field
  • Good knowledge of electronics production and technologies (Single components, PCB assembly, AOI, ICT,)
  • Experience in design to cost and to manufacturability applied to electronic filed
  • Demonstrate knowledge of electronic components market
  • What working at AKKA has to offer:

  • A steady follow-up and career guidance.
  • A large network of collaborators across the world.
  • Several learning platforms and access to trainings.
  • Compelling challenges for prestigious and international clients.
  • Several dedicated events gathering all the collaborators and promoting corporate culture.
  • For more information, please contact me at maryline.fonteyne@akka.eu

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