Buyer

Monday, January 23, 2023 - 00:00
Texas Instruments
Dallas, TX

We can't predict what the future holds, but we know Texas Instruments will have a part in shaping it.

About The Job

Are you a take charge kind of a person? Do you enjoy negotiating with suppliers? Would you like to work with top professionals in your industry? Are you enthusiastic about making a difference? If this sounds like you, then you should apply now for a Buyer position with Texas Instruments.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Partner with Worldwide Facilities (WWF) project teams to develop and execute the sourcing and category management strategy for Construction & Architectural/Design Services of various projects and worldwide locations
  • Work with Facilities Project team members, local WPL team members, and General Contractor(s) to complete subcontractor negotiations, scope buyouts, and change notice executions; reducing overall cost and ensure contractual protections for large construction projects
  • Act as a Construction Procurement SME and support Facilities Project procurement activities, compliance, and supplier strategies
  • Identify and develop suppliers/subcontractors for TI expansion projects available within respective countries/regions
  • Implement and manage contracts with international team members
  • Manage supplier cost and reliability through innovation and supplier collaboration
  • Performing cost analysis and volume planning for major project spend
  • Developing new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are no longer competitive
  • Supporting internal and external audits related to procurement processes and supplier management

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years’ of experience
  • Available for frequent international travel as projects and environment require/permit
  • Highest ethical standards and demonstration of Living our TI Values

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong project management, supplier management, and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work across organizations, solve complex problems, drive results and improvement, and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to lead project activities and effectively communicate to all levels of management with appropriate urgency
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking capability
  • Ability to take the initiative and drive for results
  • Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
  • Ability to work effectively in an interrupt-driven, fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong, influential relationships
  • Ability to influence opinions and gain consensus
  • Ability to handle contracts management
  • Proactive, fast learner, self-motivated, multi-tasking and performance driven
  • Ability to drive projects and programs to complete them in timeline given
  • High accountability in maintaining confidentiality of information
  • Familiarity with semiconductor factory processes, and/or design and construction services

Why TI?

  • Engineer your future. We empower our employees to truly own their career and development. Come collaborate with some of the smartest people in the world to shape the future of electronics.
  • We’re different by design. Diverse backgrounds and perspectives are what push innovation forward and what make TI stronger. We value each and every voice, and look forward to hearing yours. Meet the people of TI
  • Benefits that benefit you. We offer competitive pay and benefits designed to help you and your family live your best life. Your well-being is important to us.

About Texas Instruments

As a global semiconductor company, we design, manufacture, test and sell analog and embedded processing chips to nearly 100,000 customers. Our products enable electronics everywhere and in things you experience every day - from health care, smart homes and connected cars to drones, smart phones and more. Our passion to create a better and more sustainable world by making electronics more affordable through semiconductors drives us to make our technology smaller, more efficient, more reliable and more affordable.

Texas Instruments is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, disability, genetic information, national origin, gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

If you are interested in this position, please apply to this requisition. Supply ChainWe can't predict what the future holds, but we know Texas Instruments will have a part in shaping it.

About The Job

Are you a take charge kind of a person? Do you enjoy negotiating with suppliers? Would you like to work with top professionals in your industry? Are you enthusiastic about making a difference? If this sounds like you, then you should apply now for a Buyer position with Texas Instruments.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Partner with Worldwide Facilities (WWF) project teams to develop and execute the sourcing and category management strategy for Construction & Architectural/Design Services of various projects and worldwide locations
  • Work with Facilities Project team members, local WPL team members, and General Contractor(s) to complete subcontractor negotiations, scope buyouts, and change notice executions; reducing overall cost and ensure contractual protections for large construction projects
  • Act as a Construction Procurement SME and support Facilities Project procurement activities, compliance, and supplier strategies
  • Identify and develop suppliers/subcontractors for TI expansion projects available within respective countries/regions
  • Implement and manage contracts with international team members
  • Manage supplier cost and reliability through innovation and supplier collaboration
  • Performing cost analysis and volume planning for major project spend
  • Developing new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are no longer competitive
  • Supporting internal and external audits related to procurement processes and supplier management

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years’ of experience
  • Available for frequent international travel as projects and environment require/permit
  • Highest ethical standards and demonstration of Living our TI Values

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong project management, supplier management, and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work across organizations, solve complex problems, drive results and improvement, and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to lead project activities and effectively communicate to all levels of management with appropriate urgency
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking capability
  • Ability to take the initiative and drive for results
  • Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
  • Ability to work effectively in an interrupt-driven, fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong, influential relationships
  • Ability to influence opinions and gain consensus
  • Ability to handle contracts management
  • Proactive, fast learner, self-motivated, multi-tasking and performance driven
  • Ability to drive projects and programs to complete them in timeline given
  • High accountability in maintaining confidentiality of information
  • Familiarity with semiconductor factory processes, and/or design and construction services

Why TI?

  • Engineer your future. We empower our employees to truly own their career and development. Come collaborate with some of the smartest people in the world to shape the future of electronics.
  • We’re different by design. Diverse backgrounds and perspectives are what push innovation forward and what make TI stronger. We value each and every voice, and look forward to hearing yours. Meet the people of TI
  • Benefits that benefit you. We offer competitive pay and benefits designed to help you and your family live your best life. Your well-being is important to us.

About Texas Instruments

As a global semiconductor company, we design, manufacture, test and sell analog and embedded processing chips to nearly 100,000 customers. Our products enable electronics everywhere and in things you experience every day - from health care, smart homes and connected cars to drones, smart phones and more. Our passion to create a better and more sustainable world by making electronics more affordable through semiconductors drives us to make our technology smaller, more efficient, more reliable and more affordable.

Texas Instruments is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, disability, genetic information, national origin, gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

If you are interested in this position, please apply to this requisition.
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