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Procurement Specialist

Konecranes Inc
West Allis, WI 53214
  • Job Code
    116831932

Konecranes Inc

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category

Country: United States
Location: West Allis, WI, US
Employment type: Undefined term


Country: United States (US)
Location: West Allis
, Wisconsin (US-WI)
Location details:


At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name - people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

POSITION TITLE: Procurement Specialist

REPORTS TO: District Team Lead

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Source and purchase needed parts, materials, equipment and supplies from both internal and external suppliers to support assigned business units.
  • Efficiently process Purchase Requests from the Service Branches into SAP Purchase Orders ensuring timely handling.
  • Effectively utilize suppliers based on the Preferred and Approved Vendor list.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of suppliers in terms of (1) on time delivery performance (2) consistent quality, and (3) pricing.
  • Works closely with Customer Service to confirm order shipment dates
  • Manage and coordinate delivery information with external vendors
  • Help support team members in times of high volume
  • Follow-up with suppliers on Purchase Orders to ensure they are shipping on-time.
  • Communicate supplier shipping dates with the business units.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor


EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Logistics or Procurement a plus.

EXPERIENCE: ERP system knowledge is important. Experience with SAP a strong plus. The applicant must have a passion for customer service, and willingness to go the extra mile to help customers in their time of need. Ability to thrive in a team structured, fast paced, and multitasking work environment.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Strong written and verbal communication skills needed. Proficient Microsoft Excel and Word experience required. Some experience in the Crane and Hoist business needed and familiarity with the Parts business a plus.

*KC #monus #cbus #nxt

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. . Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. All data protection laws are the responsibility of the agency.

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Posted: 2020-01-03 Expires: 2020-02-03

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