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Purchasing Controller

Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Canoas, RS, BR

Company: AGCO

Who we are?

We are a global leader and trusted partner focused on developing, manufacturing and distributing agricultural solutions with our brands Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra®, powered by Fuse® and Precision Planting® smart agricultural solutions.

Our purpose is to offer farmer-focused solutions to sustainably feed our world. Our core values ​​of transparency, respect, responsibility, integrity and team spirit underpin our work, how we interact with each other and what strategies we employ to fulfill our mission. Our core values ​​are the practices we use daily in everything we do.

If the world of agriculture changes, so do we. With courage. We do this for the farmers. For the people who work for them. For us. For the future.

Join us and experience our platform of global diversity and entrepreneurial spirit as you help us create innovative technologies and positively impact the food of nearly 8 billion people worldwide.


What we are looking for:

This position will provide Budget, Forecast and Actuals publications and reviews of Direct and Indirect Materials Purchasing to ensure that AGCO PPV (Purchasing Price Variation) follow the economics commodities curves.

Using APT (AGCO Procurement Tool) to upload informations of Spend from the ERPs and build the breakdown of PPV per Reason Codes according PCAs (Price Change Approval) also do the reconciliation with accounting reports to ensure accuracy.

Also will be responsible for Capex and Opex review for Regional Purchasing Cost Centers in terms of Budget, Forecast and Actuals and explain of variations along the year.

Will provide support about Financial guidelines on related subjects.


What are you going to do:

  • Lead budget and forecast spend and KPI's with accuracy
  • Month-end closing reporting for Actuals PPV and variances explanations
  • Report the weekly PPV analysis and support buyers in execution
  • Report non-PPV savings results (ex: Resourcing Cost, Insourcing, Design Changes)
  • Conduct STD frozing in November between Purchasing and Financials
  • Capex and Opex of Regional Purchasing Org, review Budget, Forecast and Actuals variances analysis


What do you need:

  • Degree in Accounting, Economics, Administration, Engineering and related areas
  • Desirable postgraduate degree in Finance, Economics, Administration or related areas
  • Advanced English (Mandatory)
  • Desirable knowledge in ERP: JDE, SAP
  • Use of MS Office Package (mainly Excel)


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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion:

Our vacancies are for everyone. We recognize the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in our work environment. We consider diversity as a power to leverage creativity and innovation. We work on equity to ensure that all people have fair conditions to be and evolve. Likewise, we invest in promoting an inclusive environment as a key to increasing team satisfaction and generating more business success.


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Apply and come feed the world with us!

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