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Global Lead Buyer for Passenger Comfort

Date: Jan 24, 2019

Location: Napoca, Cluj, RO

Global Lead Buyer for Passenger Comfort-TGPR-ROCJ-TP-271118


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As the world’s leading manufacturer of both planes and trains, we have built an extensive and diverse portfolio of winning mobility solutions. whatever the destination, we are there for the journey. From category-defining business, jets and commercial aircraft designed for the challenges of today, to sleek high-speed trains and public transit that is smarter than ever.

The Global Procurement Center (GPC) in Cluj is an organization combining procurement knowledge, cultural diversity and a drive for excellence. The team of almost 250 colleagues is working closely with over 50.000 users, throughout more than 20 countries where Bombardier operates. Locally we provide excellent service for our global organisation across different commodities: Indirect goods and Services (IGS), Products Related (PR) and Information Systems (IS)

For our Global Procurement Center based in Cluj-Napoca we are looking for the:

Global Lead Buyer for Passenger Comfort

Your role:

You will be responsible for creating, maintaining and driving the development of the Global Commodity Sourcing strategies up until supplier selection. Your responsibilities will lie with the Passenger Comfort commodities and being accountable for the supplier panel for your commodities:

• Toilets

• Cabs

• Windows

• Seating

• Interior Elements

Your negotiating skills will be put to the test as you will be in direct contact with key players and establishing frame agreements across all regions. We are looking at you to take an active role in assessing supplier performance management and development activities.

Your opportunities:

With complete overview of your commodity you will establish the Commodity Sourcing strategies during pre-manufacturing phase and ensure the deployment within Commodity Management network.

You will be able to optimise the supply base by calling on a variety of tools and instruments. As a global Lead Buyer in Bombardier you will be able to ensure a competitive Bid Management by validating the Bid Sourcing Plan and offer support to tender biding for our key projects. Your role will also be accountable for the execution of the Parts Approval Process and supplier Risk Monitoring



- Engineering or Commercial Degree with Passenger Comfort (interior accessories, interior seats, toilets, interior lighting etc) commodity related background

- 4-5 years of experience in Procurement, including minimum 2 years in strategic sourcing

- Advanced knowledge in the product / category

- Financial awareness mostly in cost structure analysis, cost control activities and target settings

Why work for us?

The Global Procurement Center in Cluj-Napoca offers an outstanding professional environment with career development opportunities you would expect of a market leading international organisation. We are located in the center of romania’s most dynamic cities and we offer an open, friendly working environment.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, submit your application by visiting our Career Site or Facebook page:

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Job: Buyer
Primary Location: RO-CJ-Cluj-Napoca
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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27.11.2018, 1:54:30 AM

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