Strategic Procurement Specialist



Sulzer Pump Solutions Ireland Ltd (SPIRL) is part of our Water Business Unit which aspires to develop - among others - products and solutions that support water recycling in sustainable energy efficient way. SPIRL is a business which strives for excellence and looks to set itself apart from the rest. We have a continuous improvement culture where we constantly look at ourselves for opportunities to innovate and improve. Our team members are empowered to make decisions and take action and are seen as our critical resource in ensuring customer satisfaction and achieving operational excellence. SPIRL celebrates 50 years in Wexford this year with a team of 270 employees based in Wexford.

  • Support local procurement strategy development
  • Lead strategy delivery at a local level with alignment at both Local and Global Organization level, including alignment of Operations Procurement Dept. to defined strategic direction
  • Take the lead in identifying, quantifying, and delivering QCD improvement projects by liaising with all relevant cross functional departments aligned to the 7Step Procurement Process
  • Lead and support supplier negotiations as directed by Strategic Procurement Manager.
  • Lead and support contract negotiations as directed by Strategic Procurement Manager.
  • Track, maintain, deliver, and report on key metrics for assigned area of responsibility
  • Organize and lead supplier technology days at Wexford site and supplier location
  • Lead Local Supplier Panel development from an identification to qualification stage
  • Support Global Supplier Panel development related to local requirements
  • Support Quarterly Business Reviews
  • Support Operations Team as an escalation point for supplier operational related issues
  • Align on PPV and Cost Improvement initiatives with local Finance Department
  • Lead and support supply risk mapping development to support business continuity
  • Lead and support Yearly Business Review
  • Contract negotiation, implementation and management
  • Assist the procurement manager were deemed necessary
  • Strong and efficient communicator
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Independent and structured way of thinking
  • Exceptional Negotiation skills
  • Contract negotiation experience
  • Experience in a multinational environment.
  • Experience in using the Microsoft Office Applications (especially excel), ERP systems (Sap and BI Applications are and advantage).

Organization Sulzer
Industry Accounting / Finance / Audit
Occupational Category Strategic Procurement Specialist
Job Location Wexford,Ireland
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Experienced Professional
Experience 8 Years
Posted at 2023-01-24 12:28 pm
Expires on 2023-03-10