АББ България
Strategic Buyer

Strategic Buyer

stryama full-time

About us

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

As a buyer, you will play a vital role in the procurement and logistics team in Electrification Smart Power, branch Rakovski.

In this role you will provide assistance to the wider business by ensuring that all purchasing activities align with corporate policies and procedures and by providing relevant market information


Drive cost reduction activities, commercial conditions negotiations, frame agreements implementation with suppliers
Oversee suppliers’ performances (on-time delivery, quality, lead time, costs) and resolving performance issues
Contribute the business continuity of the factory boosting continuous improvements projects with external partners, ensuring better and better level of service of the supplies (Just in time, Kanban, Consignment Stock, logistics integration, Quality wins, Lean 6 sigma approach, etc.)
Create complex cost break-down analyses on component and product level eventually covering Tier 1,2 and 3 Supplier
Create “should cost analysis” in cooperation with Product Engineering and R&D.
Support development and change introduction to products and new production lines localization
Lead qualification, development initiatives and local supplier footprint improvement. Ensures procurement activities alignment with SCM policies and procedures
Take part in global commodity tenders and insure local implementations of the results. Cooperate extensively with colleagues all over the world in developing sourcing strategies and decreasing raw material market impacted

Requirements and necessary skills

University degree, good technical knowledge is preferred
Experience in relevant SCM field, with strong focus on manufacturing and supplier development as well as experience working with enterprise resource planning and standard operating procedures will be considered as advantage
Knowledge of Production processes and their main cost drivers
Experience with ERP systems, preferably SAP
A collaborative, solution-focused approach and strong written and spoken communication skills
Problem solving attitude, teamwork, time management skills and strong negotiations
Good English language, both written and spoken, and fluent Bulgarian language is a must

We offer

We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com.
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