Energizer Sr. Coordinator - Procurement & Purchasing in Santiago, Chile
This is Energizer Holdings, Inc.
Energizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we're creating a game plan for the future – one that defines where and how we'll play, and what it takes to win.
Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
Responsible for developing purchasing processes and policies maximizing the economic resources and the quality of the company's products and services by ensuring suitable vendors are selected. Ensure the company meets it´s needs optimizing costs, maintaining quality standards and compliance with current regulations.
•Supplier Negotiations, Relationship Management and Contracting
•Support internal collaboration, knowledge sharing, compliance with best practices and established category management process
•Support negotiations of strategic contracts
•Monitor procurement performance against strategic goals
•Develop purchasing processes and policies:
•Relieve information of the areas.
•Research purchasing processes' best practices.
•Identify and implement improvement opportunities.
•Control the Supply Chain budget
•Monitor the performance of the sector. Detect deviations and make corrections of them.
•Control expenses and look for savings opportunities.
•Conduct bidding processes. Evaluate and hire new vendors.
•Evaluate, negotiate and select vendors
•Ensure legal requirements are met
•Complete the hiring process
•Manage the building security, maintenance and housekeeping vendors
• Review and control budget for these services
•Review services' quality
•Participate in the company's projects that involve goods or services purchases
•Investigate alternatives and agree with the areas the contracting of goods and / or services.
Required Skills and Experience
•Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Finance, Accounting, Engineering, or Business Management preferred
•3+ years of experience with demonstrated success of managing projects
•Highly self-motivated with the ability to drive change in a decentralized organization with minimum supervision
•Experience in quantitative analysis using Microsoft Excel/Access (beyond basic data entry)
•Strong analytical thinking with demonstrated results
•Strong oral and written communication skills with ability to present ideas in business-friendly language
•Ability to set priorities and make decisions
Preferred Skills and Experience
•Experience in managing supplier relationships and conducting negotiations
•Strong facilitation skills to collaborate with stakeholders across company to implement sourcing strategies
•Strong understanding of costs, working capital, and other financial metrics
•Ability to coordinate multiple projects and programs
An Offer to Grow On
Energizer offers a competitive compensation package which includes full medical and retirement savings coverage, paid vacation and holidays. Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.