Senior Buyer

About the Role

United States of America
New Jersey
Hamilton Township

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  • City: Charlotte

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  • City: Olean

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  • City: Burlington

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  • City: Scottsdale

Transformation of Industry
Business Unit
Industrial Steam Turbines & Generators
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Mid-level Professional

Location: Houston, TX / Charlotte, NC / Olean, NY / Trenton, NJ / Burlington, IA / Orlando, FL / Scottsdale, AZ

A Snapshot of Your Day

The Buyer role provides supplier selection, negotiation, and purchase order processing at external suppliers. They identify SCM supplier or process gaps, develop and implement mitigation measures. They support target costing and ensure On-Time delivery.

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Responsible for supplier selection, negotiation and order processing and On-Time-Delivery for complex machined parts. Support target costing for parts and projects
  • Monitors On-Time delivery performance of external partners and develops improvement measures as needed
  • Support usage and further expansion of Procurement digitalization tools
  • Coordinate, communicate and maintain all dates and information for assigned responsibility to ensure an accurate, on schedule and economical processing and optimized supply regarding customer needs.
  • Support Non-Conformance resolution with external suppliers in cooperation with internal Quality Management
  • Act as the interface between internal stakeholders and suppliers

What You Bring

  • High School diploma/GED required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 5+ years of deep professional know-how and experience in supply chain management is required. Those with more experience may be considered for a higher level.
  • Must have profound analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills. Experience being an excellent team player is a must. Good technical knowledge, ideally experience with machined parts.
  • Solid professional judgment and problem-solving competence is a must. Able to question the Status Quo and to improve existing processes and approaches. Proactively shares knowledge within own team. Impact on results in own area. Internally acknowledged member within specialist field.
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.


About the Team

The Procurement Team is a mixed-leveled and diversely qualified professional team supporting the 3 Industrial Steam Service locations Olean (NY), Burlington (IO) and Trenton (NJ). Our personnel are highly trained and perform at a high level of expectation to safely provide OEM valued service to our clients.

What’s it like to work at Siemens Energy?


Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.


Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.


Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.



  • Career growth and development opportunities
  • Supportive work culture
  • Company paid Health and wellness benefits
  • Paid Time Off and paid holidays
  • 401K savings plan with company match
  • Family building benefits
  • Parental leave

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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