General Motor

General Motor

Divisional Buyer - Logistics Business Intelligence Purchasing


  • Responsible for Logistics routine purchases such as coordinating RFQ, RFI, creating and managing purchase orders, perform business intelligence, cost breakdown development/assessment and dealing with strategic purchasing;
  • Lead local and international suppliers relationship to create an environment which drives suppliers to execution excellence;
  • Monitor key purchasing processes for capacity and demand, identify constraints, provide analysis and opportunities;
  • Strong alignment and communication with stakeholders to understand their needs and create a collaboration environment to develop measurement and reporting mechanisms for appropriate metrics (KPIs, SLA's, etc.) to be monitored;
  • Continually drive improvement in performance of the suppliers, responsible for rolling out related change management initiatives;
  • Local Regional and Global Procurement alignment regarding purchasing results and initiatives, promoting Benchmarking across the regions;
  • Create and support budgetary matters regarding Logistics;
  • Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

  • Innovative mindset, capacity to think out of the box and ability to see things not as they are but as they could be;
  • Focused on delivery of results through effective planning and solid organizational skills;
  • Ability to work and deliver in changing environments, under limited guidance while adhering to specified deadlines;
  • Understanding of logistics local and global dynamic, as but not limited of knowledge of the economy, dynamics of inflation, labor law, exchange rates;
  • Strong win-win negotiation skill;
  • Excellent project management skills and experiences;
  • Strong data acumen, being able to model and analyze complex data sets;
  • Additional Description


  • Degree in Engineering, Economy, Administration or equivalent experience;
  • Fluent in Portuguese and English
  • Spanish (desirable);
  • MBA as a plus.
  • Solid of experience in Purchasing and Supply Chain organization demonstrating progressive responsibility in roles focused on driving financial results and budget management excellence through the application of analytics, or resource planning;
  • Logistics Purchasing know-how;
  • Experience in ensuring compliance with Procurement;
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    Job details


    Divisional Buyer - Logistics Business Intelligence Purchasing


    General Motor


    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    September 10, 2023

    Job type




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