Junior Buyer Packaging Procurement for Nespresso Job at Nespresso in Lausanne, VD

Job Description

Position snapshot

Nespresso HQ, Lausanne, Switzerland

Permanent contract

Full Time

Solid board/aluminum/ laminates knowledge

1st exp. in Project Management as a strong plus

Position summary

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

About Company

Company: Nespresso

Company Location:  Lausanne, VD

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