Emerson Automation Solutions’ Final Control Organization has a variety of smart technology product offerings that help control maintenance costs while enhancing performance and life expectancy of emergency shutdown, on/off, or control valves. The solutions available are many and are offered through the Final Control Organization’s four business verticals, Flow Controls, Pressure Management, Isolation Valves, Actuation Technologies. In the Middle East & Africa (MEA) World Area, we are gearing ourselves up for new challenges and are therefore excited to announce the open role of Buyer to be based at Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Buyer is responsible for the direct sourcing of materials from the approved supply base. This position is accountable to ensure all material are procured and delivered to the factory in line with the operational strategy in effect and ensure positive impact on Cost Savings, ITO and Service Levels. The Engineer represents the interest of the Manufacturing facility at the Supplier.
Overview Purpose of Position:
The Buyer will conduct purchasing in support of inventory management goals and activities. The Engineer will administer proper terms and conditions and ensure compliance to Fisher procedures and trade compliance for new supplier set-up. This position will ensure PO’s are requested for the factory needs or to the best LT that can be given by supplier if not possible. Communication of periodic performance reports to key suppliers, along with facilitation of regular conference calls are the main responsibilities of the role.
What will be my responsibilities in this role?
Execution of purchase orders both to external suppliers and Inter-co (internal), including update as needed (re-schedules) and date management in Oracle per given guidelines.
Ensures Purchase Orders are placed as soon as need appears to provide full visibility to supplier.
Ensures PO’s are requested for the factory needs or to the best LT that can be given by supplier if not possible.
Communication of periodic performance reports to key suppliers, along with facilitation of regular conference calls.
Clear communication of business needs and requests to suppliers, to influence and motivate suppliers to support set objectives. Completion of weekly milestone reviews to supplier and update the system with late deliveries and reschedules.
Review and update of parameters of assigned parts with lead-times, safety stocks, supplier with-in given time line. Expedite on a regular basis to ensure on-time delivery per business needs.
Conduct purchasing in support of inventory management goals and activities.
Administer proper terms and conditions and ensure compliance to Fisher procedures and trade compliance for new supplier set-up.
Ensure a competitive and technically competent supply base, to meet quality, delivery, service and cost objectives.
Any other duty assigned by the management
Applies procedures which are described in QA Manual.
Makes sure, final product is fully in line with write up, prior to completion.