Purchasing Buyer

Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico Global Business Services req72643 17/01/2019

Our Procurement team is growing and we are hiring Purchasing Buyers for our Mexico City team.  This is an exciting opportunity for the recent college grad (or soon-to-be grad) to join one of the globes Top Employers who’s committed to sustainability and growing careers!

In this role, you will deliver day-to-day purchasing operations to all business divisions across the globe, through established purchasing processes and systems that provide spend transparency and help control costs. We deliver purchasing services through the Purchasing Service Centers from requisition to purchase order based on state of the art e-purchasing tools including both user support (e.g. first level support, management of e-purchasing catalogue), processing non-catalogue requisitions and second level support for issue solving and master data management

Your day to day responsibilities will include:

·Perform the day-to-day purchasing operation, in accordance with global and local guidelines and policies, to provide on time and form the operations of the products and services requested and to permanently measure the performance of suppliers.

·Analyzing suppliers, receiving information from internal customers of the different categories, generating the corresponding purchase orders, monitoring, controlling that the purchasing processes are met, maintaining the chain efficiently of supply and have a good relationship both with suppliers and with internal customers.

·Execution of the purchasing process includes the total process of the same, since the request is received in the system until the delivery of the material in the corresponding Department.

·Establish negotiation plans and support the accounting processes in cases that merit it.

The skills you must have for this role are:

·Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience in commercial functions in Purchasing

·Fluent in Spanish and English

·3-5 years working experience with Purchasing practices and procedures and Enterprise Resource

·Planning Systems preferred

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With 510,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet.  We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

As the Logistics Company for the World, we connect people and improve lives. We don’t just deliver parcels and packages. DHL powers prosperity in every corner of the world.  We adopt green technology at every opportunity, from the back office to the loading dock. Our people are active in community service and we enthusiastically promote team diversity.

DHL is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. 

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours

    8am - 5pm

  • Business Unit

    DHL Global Business Services US

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only