Procurement Specialist

Date: 22-Aug-2021

Location: Warsaw, PL

Company: Dover Corporation

Solaris Laser is part of Markem-Imaje, a trusted world manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, offering a full range of reliable and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser, print and label application systems. Markem-Imaje delivers fully integrated solutions that enable product quality and safety, regulatory and retailer compliance, better product recalls and improved manufacturing processes.



Are you an effective Procurement Specialist looking for a new challenge in an international industrial environment? A person who understands MRP and has experience with purchasing of components (electronics, mechanics, etc.) from global suppliers?


In this role you’ll be… responsible to secure the availability of a portfolio of direct materials for multiple lines of Solaris Laser and Markem-Imaje products distributed worldwide.


You’ll have an opportunity to… show your capability to build and manage a diverse material portfolio and collaborate with local and international suppliers to maximize
the inventory turns and material availability rates.


You should possess at least 3 years of experience as procurement officer or in a similar role in industrial manufacturing environment.


Principal Activities / Duties / Responsibilities:


• Lead the local procurement activities for direct items (PCBA, industrial CPU, displays, power supplies, laser systems, galvanoscanners, cable and wire harness, optical components, etc.)
• Negotiate tactically terms & conditions independently within different materials categories.
• Proactively manages contracts and processes supplier invoices
• Place orders to internal and external suppliers within agreed contract terms and inventory management policies.
• Monitor deliveries and order confirmations; pro-actively identify supply risks and perform mitigation actions to ensure supply continuity.
• Prepare, communicate and discuss monthly forecasts for external suppliers.
• Analyze supplier delivery performance and elaborate joined improvement plans.
• Define and deploy improvement initiatives to maximize inventory turns and material availability rate.


Education and/or Experience Required:


• 3+ years of related experience in purchasing, sourcing, or material planning role.
• Strong knowledge of ERP/MRP principles and systems.
• Experience buying across various commodity categories (PCBA, industrial CPU, display, power supplies, laser systems, galvanoscanners, cable/wire harness, etc.)
• Technical background highly desired
• Ability to read and interpret 2D drawings, formal specifications, purchase orders terms and conditions, datasheets and material specifications.
• Good knowledge and experience of MS Excel (LOOKUP, PIVOT).
• English on the good business communication level.
• Able to work in a matrix environment and to multi-task.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in : EMEA : Poland : Masovia : Warsaw 

Sub Division: Direct Distribution Poland 

Job Requisition ID: 37105

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