Commodity Leader-Transformers/ Magnetics (Purchasing Engineer)- Cavite

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Job Title:                              Commodity Leader-Transformers/ Magnetics (Purchasing Engineer)- Cavite 

Location:                              Philippines 

Job Description :


The candidate will be responsible for strategic purchasing of active and passive components in terms of cost, negotiation, business share allocation, alternate sourcing, and supplier management to achieve maximum benefits thru proper utilization of system resources & effective control.

1. Negotiates prices to achieve cost benefits per management targets.
2. Finalizes price agreements and percent share allocation based on merits & maintains them systematically to ensure maximum utilization, effectiveness & realization of business contracts with suppliers / manufacturers per agreed terms on continuous basis.
3. Strategizes cost down and value engineering efforts per defined targets.
4. Maintains & reviews scientific cost calculation matrix or linear cost modeling for various electronic parts to ensure competent costs per commodity.
5. Creates Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) based on the agreed terms and conditions with the vendor.
6. Reviews legal agreements with suppliers from time to time.

1. Finds alternate sources for improved localization, better cost, and smooth parts supply.
2. Vendor management thru consolidation activity to streamline supply chain gaps for effective parts procurement & quantity scale merit benefits.
3. Joins vendor audits along with Quality and Logistics regularly.

1. Resolves critical issues on regular basis without effecting manufacturing / production operations.
2. Plans routine work thru effective utilization of supply chain tools.
3. Achieves defined quarterly & yearly Key Performance Indicators (KPI) targets per management guidelines.
4. Provides purchasing updates to top management on regular basis.
5. Participates in global synergy workshops.
6. Performs other related duties that may be assigned from time to time.


o Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree in Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) or equivalent.
o Minimum 5 years work experience in Purchasing handling above-mentioned commodities.
o Should have adequate knowledge on Raw Materials or commodity price trends & process cost models.
o Hands on experience on ERP (ORACLE, SAP, Excel, Powerpoint, etc) are an added advantage.
o Should have very good negotiation, communication and analytical skills.

Job Summary
Schneider Electric Logistics Asia Ltd 
Job Category
Years of Experience
1 - 4 years 
3rd Jan 2019 
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