Life is On
To strengthen our Team in our Headquarter in Wettingen, we are looking for a qualified
Solution Battery Purchaser (m/w) 80 - 100%
In this role you will join a highly motivated Schneider Electric battery team managing a key critical high spend commodity for Schneider Electric across all regions. The aim of this position is to support the GUTOR Electronic LLC factories in Wettingen & Malaysia for Purchasing activities with an efficient supplier selection and management process in battery management.
Explore the various opportunities and prospects that Schneider Electric offers as a global player. Join our team and significantly be involved in the success of Schneider Electric through your work and personality!
Your field of work - diverse
Contribution to the supplier selection process, ensuring selection of most appropriate battery supplier through the project - in line with marketing and customer requirements
Full purchasing lifecycle involvement from project tendering to completion, integrating all aspects of the bid and quote process in the region
Perform procurement market research in accordance with business objectives
Lead the quotation process to influence best price and quality requirements
Conduct price and condition negotiations to maximize savings and improve margin
Ensure the operational relationships with allocated suppliers and drive sustainable competition into the supplier panel
Prepare presentations and key figures and manage the price book listing
Manage supplier crisis as first escalation level
Your profile - qualified
Bachelor’s Degree in International Business, Purchasing, Engineering or Supply Chain or equivalent education
Some years of experience in a purchasing team internally of a multinational corporation or similar technology organisation
Proven track of record in negotiation in complex environment
Experience in management of technical and commercial aspects of battery storage devices in battery technology would be a plus
Strong negotiations skills, capability of handling multiple and conflicting priorities and effectively prioritize tasks in a fast-paced work environment
Spoken and written fluent communication in English along with German & business working knowledge of French
Fluent in English, German is an advantage
Our offer - appealing
Look forward to an extremely varied job, in which you can easily combine family and work thanks to flexible working hours. We appreciate your commitment and reward it with an attractive salary, which we are happy to supplement with other social benefits such as company pension plans, employee offers and shares.
Of course, we also keep an eye on your development: We support you with regular training and offer you excellent development perspectives, also on the international stage. Appreciation and equal opportunities are as important as diversity. Colleagues from over 25 nations pull together with us. As far as sustainability is concerned, as a Green Company, we are aware of our responsibility and stand for energy-efficient action with sense and understanding.
Your next step? Apply, of course!
Ideally online via our online application tool including your CV in English - referring to our Job-ID 004NKV . If you want, you can also send us further documents such as a motivation letter, credentials, etc.
In case of any further questions please contact Larissa Niederberger via . You can reach our Recruiting team by phone on +41 (0) 44 728 74 08 for questions concerning the application procedure for general questions about the application.
About Gutor Electronic LLC
Gutor Electronic LLC is a well-known, leading international manufacturer of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems with headquarters in Wettingen, Switzerland. Together with strategic partners, Gutor offers a global business and service network with own branches all over the world. Since 2007 Gutor is part of Schneider Electric.
Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software. In our global Ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on our Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency.
We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.