Primary Packaging Purchasing Buyer

Location: 

Barcelona, B, ES

Functional area:  Purchasing
Contract type:  1 | Permanent job

Puig is a major player in the worldwide fashion and beauty industry. We have a wide portfolio of well-known luxury brands across fashion, fragrance, makeup, skincare, and wellness. Founded more than 100 years ago, Puig is a family-owned company with a long-term commitment to our brands and stakeholders.

The Opportunity

Responsible for providing the materials needed for new product developments or improvement projects at best cost and conditions with a TCO mindset

What you´ll get to do

  • Working together with the technical team, to find solutions and suppliers able to produce the needed materials, at the best cost, fitting quality requirements and accomplishing the supply needs in time and in full
  • To negotiate with suppliers and make the purchasing proposals to Purchasing Direction respecting the budget (target cost, tooling, and investment) and/or generating savings
  • To elaborate and follow detailed retro-planning with suppliers and internal departments to fulfill the company requirements
  • To review Material Requirement Planning (MRP) and order the materials as per negotiated prices and approved specifications
  • To ensure the accomplishment of the plans, monitoring order deliveries, supplier’s performance, and stock level of components
  • In case there are defective or unacceptable goods to determine cause of the problem with the supplier and take corrective and preventive actions
  • To correctly transfer the provisioning responsibility to manufacturing fulfilling internal procedures and requirements
  • To carry out supplier’s prices comparisons, negotiations, and cost breakdowns
  • To inform of all Purchasing related Data, directly in SAP or through other departments, such as: info record, source list, planning data, logistic data, green dot and customs clearance code

 

We´d love to meet you if you have

Minimum 2 years in a similar position
Economics/Business or Engineering
Fluent in Spanish, English. French will be a plus
MS Excel (advanced), SAP MM; Negotiation Skills
 

A few things you´ll love about us

  • An entrepreneurial, creative and welcoming work culture
  • A range of learning and development opportunities
  • An international company with plenty of opportunities to grow
  • A competitive compensation & benefits package

Job specifc compentecies and skills

  • Knowledge of and affinity for the sector/ products/ category
  • Analytical thinking
  • Negotiation and influencing skills
  • Organising and prioritising
  • Interpersonal savvy

Puig is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

At Puig, we are continually looking for enthusiastic and committed individuals from a broad range of backgrounds and experiences to join our team. We believe that creating an inclusive environment in which you feel welcomed, valued, engaged, and empowered strengthens our business and fosters a culture where we are inspired to work hard, challenge ourselves, and be innovative in our thinking. Additionally, we believe that the diversity of our employees makes us a stronger company and better able to serve our customers around the world.

Job Req ID:  24171

 

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