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John Deere Buyer in Torreon, Mexico

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Title: Buyer

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Coahuila (MX-COA) - Torreon

Function: Supply Management / Logistics

Main Responsibilities:

*Coordinate order fulfillment process (OFP) by:

*Establishing supply strategies

*Following up on material shipments on time per assembly requirements and supply plans

*Supporting import process

*Ensuring correct paperwork for receiving and invoicing

*Support special projects such as:

*Supplier business re-location

*Support running changes execution

*Procure raw material and/or sub-assemblies for LPB and prototype builds

*Adjust demand to reflect MPS requirements

*Support DOH reduction initiative

*Support customer special requirements (packets)

*Provide feedback for suppliers (AE rating )

*Support Enterprise product development process(EPDP)

What Skills You Need:

*Strong sense of teamwork

*High level of organization

*Effective negotiation

*Ability to work under pressure


*Communicating openly

*Executing consistently

*English level at least 90%

  • Inventory management basic concepts

*General understanding of replenishment systems (ERP&MRP)

*Microsoft office basic concepts

*Raw material purchasing process.

What Makes You Stand Out:

*Time management

*Analytic skills

*Assertive communication

*International trade

*Import/export process

*Kanban process

*Supply management process

*Logistic process

Education (or equivalent experience):

*Bachelor's degree in Industrial engineering, International trading or equivalent experience.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.