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Compradora/Comprador Senior

General Motors

General Motors

São Caetano do Sul, State of São Paulo, Brazil · São Caetano do Sul, State of São Paulo, Brazil · Brazil · São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

Job Description

Represents purchasing activities on program team and vice-versa

Build and lead an effective team of Project Purchasing buyers, project Purchasing planner and Launch Leader.

Partner with Program Managers to represent purchasing and communicate program requirements/vehicle line overview.

- Ability to work effectively cross functionally, both internally and externally and build relationships

- Experience with commodities (metals, stampings, castings, plastics, resins, paint, electronics, etc.)

- Experience handling commercial issues with suppliers and assessing supplier performance

- Proven competence in negotiating skills

- Professional interpersonal verbal and written communication skills

- Automotive industry experience

- Knowledge of procurement software

- Knowledge of materials management

- Capable of interpreting market data

- Able to read blueprints and to understand basic engineering documents

- Solid knowledge of contract law and its applications regarding purchasing processes

Additional Job Description


  • Ensino superior completo
  • Inglês fluente
  • Sólida experiência em compras
  • Capacidade de trabalhar de forma eficaz em várias funções, tanto interna quanto externamente, e construir relacionamentos
  • Experiência no gerenciamento de questões comerciais com fornecedores e na avaliação do desempenho do fornecedor
  • Competência demonstrada em habilidades de negociação
  • Habilidades excepcionais de comunicação interpessoal, verbal e escrita
  • Alto nível de capacidade analítica onde os problemas podem ser extremamente complexos
  • Habilidades organizacionais desenvolvidas, incluindo a capacidade de priorizar, lidar com vários projetos simultaneamente e cumprir prazos

Habilidades Críticas Preferidas:

  • Capacidade de trabalhar globalmente, de forma independente e autodirigida;
  • Negociação;
  • Comunicação;
  • Pensamento analítico;
  • Gerenciamento de carga de trabalho;
  • Gestão de Relacionamento;
  • Gestão de Fornecedores;
  • Julgamento de dados;

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.