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Location: Atlanta, GA, Georgia, United States 
Job ID: 63695 

 

We Elevate... You

Our mission is to keep cities and people around the world moving. Since 1874 Schindler has an outstanding reputation for not only elevating buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. Do you have the talent, ambition, and vision to help us elevate tomorrow’s world?
 

Find out more about us here - Company Website or LinkedIn

 

As a leading employer in the urban mobility industry, we are always looking for a diverse group of people who can create exceptional value for our customers.

 

Join us as a

Purchasing Agent

 

Your Skills

The Purchasing Agent will assist management in developing, aligning, and implementation of several different strategies to deliver best in class results with regards to tactical Purchasing activities for Schindler in USA.

This role works closely with several HQ functions (HR, safety, NI, MOD, EI, Finance) and other departments.

Responsibilities:

  • Review Purchase Requisitions for process compliance, informing creators of corrections or clarifications where necessary
  • Independently executes Purchase Requisitions and Purchase Orders based on clear inputs from requestors
  • Assist the shared services department and field organization with Goods Receipt process to ensure vendors are paid on a timely basis
  • Negotiates with vendors to capture savings for the company
  • Employee will train for all listed responsibilities
  • Enter orders into the order management system. Review and interpret customer purchase orders to determine the requirements of the order
  • Communicate with Customers to clarify order requests
  • Effectively communicate via written and verbal instructions to downstream employees performing required work
  • Work as a member of the Team to support operations and Customers to deliver high level of service
  • Assist in the advancement of Schindler’s internal purchasing process to improve efficiency
  • Meet with strategic sourcing department on a regular basis to ensure sourcing strategy and decisions are implemented efficiently and effectively into the purchasing process
 

Your Experience

Required Skills:

  • Positive attitude to keep focused on solutions for customers both internal and external.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to remain calm when faced with mounting pressure related to deadlines and multiple priorities
  • Good interpersonal skills that foster open upward and downward communication built on mutual respect
  • Flexible schedule can be accommodated
  • Support in recognizing, isolate and solve problems that improve company’s overall performance
  • Work closely with external partners/vendors and internal departments

 

 

Our Commitment

 
 

Will you join us and elevate tomorrow’s World?

 

We look forward to receiving your complete online application.
For questions, please contact Pooja Gupta,

 

At Schindler Group we value inclusion and diversity, and practice equity to create equal opportunities for all. We endeavor that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnic background, color, religious affiliation, union affiliation, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, nationality, genetics and health, disability or veteran status.
If you would like assistance with the application process for this position, please contact the recruiter highlighted above who will be happy to help.

 

 

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