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Procurement Project Leader, NAM

Schneider Electric USA, Inc
Nashville, TN 37201
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Schneider Electric has an opportunity to join our global procurement team as a Procurement Project Leader in our Nashville, TN HUB location. In this role you'll collaborate with new product design, manufacturing, and supply chain teams to determine a make/ buy strategy to source Finished Goods.

Schneider Electric creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.Our 135,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.


Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

What do you get to do in this position?

  • Lead Procurement strategy execution, since the early phases of the offer design process, in all impacting choices for procurement (budget, technological choices, specifications, Design or Buy, Risk analysis).
  • Analyze the needs and select the suppliers of components, sub-assemblies or finished good products in consistency with the global category strategy (Total Cost of Ownership, Innovation, supply chain resilience, Promote standardization),
  • Push co-development with suppliers and early supplier involvement. Bring supplier market view and innovations to projects & offer management,
  • Manage the supplier relationship all along the project (communication, contracting, negotiation, qualification follow-up) and put under control supplier risks identified,
  • Monitor and ensure competitive material cost to meet product target cost (design/redesign to cost, should-cost and make or buy analysis...),
  • Lead on purchasing deliverables to apply on every project and ensure they are done on time according to OCP (Offer Creation Process)/BLMP (Brand Labelling Management Process) guidelines,
  • Drive contract negotiation & finalization with suppliers (Intellectual property, costs, logistic & quality conditions, liability).

We know skills and competencies show up in many different ways and can be based on your life experience. If you do not necessarily meet all the requirements that are listed, we still encourage you to apply for the position.

This job might be for you if:

  • Engineering bachelor's degree, or business bachelor's degree, master or MBA is a plus.
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience working on a global Purchasing/Sourcing team
  • Experience in Electronics, Fabricated components & finished goods. Components supply chain experience and understanding, with Industrial product application experience will be a plus.
  • Customer oriented with strong business understanding
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks in a fast-paced work environment
  • Demonstrate leadership and negotiations skills
  • Listen, collaborate, negotiate, and challenge peers and suppliers.

Schneider Electric offers a robust benefits package to support our employees such as flexible work arrangements, paid family leave,401(k) match, and more. Click here to find out more about working with us: http://se.com/us/careers

We seek out and reward people for putting the customer first, being disruptive to the status quo, embracing different perspectives, continuously learning, and acting like owners. We're recognized around the world for welcoming people as they are. We create an inclusive culture where all forms of diversityare seen asa real value for the company. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric.


Let us learn about you! Apply today.

You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.

It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct.

Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

Schneider Electric is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated againston the basis ofdisability.

Posted: 2022-06-01 Expires: 2022-06-30
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