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Purchasing Analyst

ID : 2466 -    Date of publication : 18/05/2017
City : Shanghai   Type of contract : Employment
Nationality : All nationalities   Experience : 1 year - 3 years
Sector : Car industry   Function : Buyer
Salary Ranges : 15000 ~ 20000RMB      

Job Description :
Our company client is a consulting company with Offices in Paris & Shanghai. The company was created in 2003.
They are specialized in the domains of Purchasing and Supply Chain and realize projects with their
clients of both an operational and strategic nature.

The Paris offices are in the 17th district and in Shanghai we are located in Jing’an district (Jing’An
Temple area).

• Due to an increasing number of projects our company client is now seeking to employ several Purchasing Analysts.
• The nature of the projects on which the Purchase Analyst shall work could include, beyond others;
• For a newly formed “Central Purchasing Agent”, create a Purchase Office in China and realize during its installation a number of Purchase Projects on their behalf: The Role will include tasks like:
o Supplier Market Analysis
o Supplier Evaluations (Research and Visits)
o Cost Simulations
o Participation in the negotiations
o Generation of Training Materials
o Participation in Training Program
• The creation of a supply base and the management of the preparation of the production of the suppliers to launch a new product in mass production.
• The benchmarking of suppliers in China with the aim to identify a “Partner” for the European based Client.
• The researching of suppliers in a wide number of domains, their evaluation from; Long List through Medium List to Short List, and the preparation of a Senior Management Visit Program.
Desired profile :
To manage these projects our company client wishes to reinforce their current resources in Asia with several additional Analysts in purchasing.
Depending on the candidates our company client is ready to consider three options, since they can modulate the project team structure.
• Internship / Trainee (6 -12 months) – Which could evolve into a full time position
• VIE (Volunteer International en Enterprise 12 months only for European candidates) – Which could evolve into a full time position
• Full Time Position (Senior Candidate)
The position shall be based in Shanghai but the person should expect to travel often to visit the suppliers all over China and as well to Europe & the USA on occasions.

Education / Experience
The successful candidate will have amongst his education and experiences the following:
• Technical background / education
• Masters / Diploma in Purchasing
• Several training experiences in the automotive or other manufacturing industries, either of a technical nature or a purchasing project
• In the case of a more senior candidate, for the Full Time Position, a track record in Purchasing in the Automotive Industry will be required.

Any applicant must be able to speak and write English to a high level and any Chinese would be a strong benefit. Chinese is essential for the full time position.

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