Junior Buyer Packaging Procurement for Nespresso Job at Nespresso in Lausanne, VD
Nespresso HQ, Lausanne, Switzerland
Solid board/aluminum/ laminates knowledge
1st exp. in Project Management as a strong plus
As a Junior Buyer Packaging Procurement you will responsible for developing, validating, communicating and implementing a category specific Sourcing Strategies following the Strategic Sourcing Process tools, templates and policies developed by Nestrade and applying the Nestlé Standardized Procurement Model. And will be in charge of portion of spend and / or packaging category to drive cost savings projects, support product development. Moreover, act as Business Partner in specific spend category managed by Nestrade as well as internally towards project managers in marketing or corporate packaging for example.
A day in a life of a Junior Buyer Packaging Procurement
Develop category and technology knowledge for the managed categories in the Accessories team
Perform supplier market analysis, category analysis, and supply risk analysis, and develop TCO understanding
Prepare and execute negotiation events seeking best TCO contracts and beneficial commercial agreements with suppliers
Establish relationships with stakeholders to integrate category plans and outcomes in local budgets and price planning processes as required
Integrate Innovation elements from suppliers into Nestlé’ Innovation and Renovation processes
Ensure effective contract management follow up activities are in place (e.g. SAP Contracts, purchasing info records, master data)
What makes you successful
Packaging background is an asset to perform in this position
Over a sustained period (2-3 years) has demonstrated success in delivering competitive advantage to the business through development and implementation of sourcing strategies for the spend category in charge.
Has demonstrated the ability to successfully lead projects.
Has demonstrated successful use of TCO analysis, risk management, responsible sourcing and supplier relation management.
Has successfully negotiated in cross functional and cross market teams
Fluent written and spoken English
Company Location: Lausanne, VD