Buying Professional

Title: Buying Professional 1
Location: Houston Texas USA 77095
Duration: 6 Months Contract
Schedule: Monday – Friday (8am to 5pm)
Tax Term: W2
"U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time."
Job Description: 
·         Implements Commodity strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials. 
·         Contributes to implementation and ensure usage of globally defined methods, processes and systems to ensure high process efficiency and process compliance (e.g. compliant Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) process, Procurement guidelines, IT systems). 
·         Prepares and conducts negotiations to obtain highest feasible savings. 
·         Generates, documents and implements savings to contribute to the success of the business and make results transparent. 
·         Executes Supplier Management processes (e.g. qualification, selection, evaluation, development, classification). 
·         Ensures a close cooperation with Internal Customers (requisitioners) to ensure customer care and early involvement. 
·         Provides supplier information to the project and conducts project-specific supplier evaluations (project evaluations). 
·         Commodity Procurement Operations (alt: "Buyer"; "Purchaser") Commodity Professional (Starter): Vocationally trained and experienced (semi-) professional position, with extensive knowledge of a range of specific standardized commodities, semi-products, services, etc., performing all topics outlined in respective position profiles, Or: Entry-level academic professional positions, needed sound knowledge on principles, technologies and theories: 
·         They will support and assist in supplier procedures (i.e. analysis, audits, controlling reports, analyzing issues and preparing supplier visits, market and price research activities) in a related SCM organization.
·         They focus on interpretation and application of procedures, analyze issues, implement changes, and may advise and guide operational positions in their area of specialism. 
·         Work is routine in a related field of work, gaining experience through focused inhouse-training.
·         Higher Level: Master degree university
·         Lower level: Bachelor Degree "Professional Starter" Positions support business processes, solution of technical issues, development of new methodologies, procedures, tools and products with their theoretical and/or practical know how and understanding. 
·         Entry-level academic Bachelor positions, needed sound knowledge on principles, technologies and theories; certifications in specific fields might be required Or: Vocationally trained and experienced (semi-) professional positions with extensive knowledge of a range of specific processes and systems (see -? GRIP Leveling Core Chart "Operations")
·         0-2 years Professional Qualification with basic knowledge in a technical field. 
If you are available, interested, planning to make a change, or know of a friend who might have the required qualifications and interest, please send the updated resume to along with a best time and number to reach you.
Your prompt response is highly appreciated. 
Thanks and have a blessed day ahead.
Thanks and Regards,
Srinivas Mallipog
Resource Executive
APN Software Services, Inc (
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark, CA 94560
Phone: 510-943-4054/ Fax 510-623-5055 
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