Buyer

Job Description

Buyer

Indianapolis, IN

As a Buyer in Group Business Services – Operational Procurement, you will provide outstanding service to internal stakeholders by validating and satisfying requirements efficiently and effectively, as well as interface with internal supplier management teams and suppliers.

At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.

We deliver the best jet engines in the world. Through intelligent innovation and active collaboration, we're putting our customers at the forefront of the aviation industry – and we keep them there. Our product portfolio powers more than 35 types of commercial aircraft, and with over 13,000 engines in-service around the world; we're keeping the world flying.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Building strong relationships with internal stakeholders, working across all areas of the business and regions
  • Prioritize, plan and manage daily workflow, purchasing tasks, status and reporting
  • Perform standard purchasing transactional and administrative tasks
  • Ensure supplier selection and sourcing recommendations are in accordance with agreed commodity strategies and commercial frameworks
  • Operating and complying with all purchasing processes, procedures and systems
  • Identifying and recommending workflow process efficiency improvements


Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly 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.

Basic Requirements:
  • Associate degree and 3+ years of experience in purchasing, logistics or supply chain, OR
  • Bachelor's degree and 1+ years of experience in purchasing, logistics or supply chain, OR
  • Master's degree, OR
  • JD/PhD, OR
  • 5+ years of experience in purchasing, logistics or supply chain in lieu of a degree
  • In order to be considered for this position, you must be a U.S. Citizen


Preferred Requirements:
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Familiarity with purchasing and supply chain management


Pioneer the next generation of innovation. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for its brilliance.

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realize their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are keeping our people safe by offering the option to work from home where possible and necessary. If you're successful for this role you'll be expected to work from home on a temporary basis.When Rolls-Royce updates the safety protocols related to COVID-19, you may be required to work in multiple spaces (home, office, alternate locations, etc.) as needed across the work week. These may vary dependent on required tasks, the needs of the team, and the focus of the organization.

So that you can be your best at work and home, we'll consider flexible working arrangements for everyone, in any role. Click here for more details on how we can support you.

Relocation assistance will not be provided for this opportunity.

Close Date: August 11, 2021