New Projects Procurement Specialist

Date: Oct 16, 2021

Location: Wrocław, PL, 51-210

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

 

Job mission 

 

Support NPR and Project Managers by executing NPR activities in accordance with the delivery requirements.  Support current product cost and quality reduction activities through direct supplier management and project execution.

The role can be located in Wrocław or Łódź.

 

Your tasks in this role

  • Support Project requirements through support of new product introduction.  Work with cross-functional counterparts to achieve the smooth new model start-up
  • Execute NPR confirmation activities with supply base and report results to Launch or Project Managers
  • Execute TCP/TCQ project activities to promote cost reduction and quality improvement
  • Work within the cross-functional team to execute the new model transition from the NPR 4 (execution) process to mass production

 

Background and experience

Required

  • Master’s technical degree or degree in Economics or Management
  • 2+ years of relevant working experience in Procurement, Engineering or Supplier Quality 
  • Fluent English
  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft Excel 
  • Availability to travel minimum 1 week per month without constrictions (after pandemic)
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Ability to quickly build strong rapport and relationships with internal process partners and suppliers
  • The ability to prioritize activities with strict deadlines 

Preferred

  • SAP knowledge
  • Italian and/or Polish language is a plus
  • International experience or experience in a multinational company
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Team working skills

 

What we offer 

  • Stable employment based on full-time job contract
  • Annual bonus
  • Private medical coverage
  • Sports Card
  • Life insurance
  • An international working environment in a dynamic company

 

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