Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialised in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 11’000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.
Meggitt Fribourg’s site provides its expertise to the four strategic business units of Meggitt PLC. Meggitt Fribourg is employing 600 employees. We develops, manufactures and sells world-wide a complete range of transducers and electronic systems for the monitoring of engines, turbines and other rotating machinery in both the aerospace and energy industries.
To further strengthen our Procurement team for the Aerospace Production Value Stream, we are currently looking for a “Buyer”.
The main responsibilities for this role are:
Manage relationships with designated suppliers of goods and services to ensure quality, cost, on time delivery and responsiveness targets are being achieved.
Drive negotiations and implement contracts with defined suppliers
Raise orders/or other demand signals accurately and on time to ensure all goods and services are supplied in accordance with customer and company requirements whilst at the same time optimizing levels of inventory
Maintain SAP parameters to ensure good accuracy of the articles and suppliers database
Collaborates with Commodity Manager when new purchasing needs are identified and to align with group strategy
Contributing to Daily Management at DLA in designed areas
Act as an HSE link and promote good HSE practices. Watch for safe behavior and escalate any issues
Relevant experience in purchasing and buying field
Commercial education, Degree in purchasing a plus
Experience in purchasing electronic product is a must
SAP and Excel proficiency
Fluent in French & English
Be detail-oriented and have very good problem solving skills
Have the ability to perform multiple tasks at the same time
Pragmatic and analytical skills