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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Supply Chain 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Procurer. 

We are seeking a driven and detail-oriented Procurer to be responsible for purchase products for our business. Your responsibilities will include processing purchase orders, negotiating with suppliers, tracking orders, Creating and maintaining Master Data, creating and maintaining an inventory, quality assurance and liaising with inventory teams and management. Follow up of parked invoices.

The procurer will work with staff across departments to forecast the needs of the business and make purchase decisions based on demand.

The Procurer should be analytically minded and possess excellent negotiating skills to secure the best coverages of raw material according to best practice of the company. Knowledge of sales and marketing principles is advantageous.

Procurer Responsibilities:

  • Research,  and purchase  products and materials according with specifications of the company.
  • Build relationships with suppliers and negotiate with them for the best results.
  • Process requisitions and update management on status of orders.
  • Update inventory and ensure that stock levels are kept at appropriate levels.
  • Arrange transport of goods and track orders to ensure timely delivery.
  • Analyze coverage trends and apply this knowledge to make insightful buying decisions.
  • Coordinate with inventory team and management, as required.
  • Assess stock received and escalate any discrepancies to suppliers and management.
  • Ability to travel.

Procurer Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or Logistic.
  • Relevant experience preferred.
  • Excellent computer skills (Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint).
  • Proficient in SAP.

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