Caterpillar, Inc. Buyer in Tianjin, China



Responsible and accountable for development, and /or communication and implementation of a local or regional sourcing strategy.

Managing policies, agreements, source catalogs, special purchasing programs and supporting specific NPI programs.

Provide leadership for sourcing, logistics and resource management decisions. Lead continuous improvement initiatives and NPI activities within Purchasing Liaison with corresponding Category/Platform based Buyers


The position requires a bachelor’s degree – or equivalent experience, preferably in Mechanical Engineering.

Experience is preferred in purchasing, logistics, manufacturing and/or engineering.

Minimum 5 years of progressively job-relatedd experience in analytical, problem solving and project management skills.

The position requires the strong capability in using procurement tools and systems, cost analysis/negotiation skills and contract management experience

Knowledge and experience of forging, heat treatment, machining are highly desired.

Purchasing related certification such as CPSM, PMP are highly desirable.

Fluent in English oral and written.

Job Purchasing & Procurement

Primary Location China-Tianjin-Tianjin

Other Locations China-Jiangsu-Wuxi

Unposting Date: May 19, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Req ID: 180003TR