A manufacturing specialize in the development & manufacturing components within powder metallurgy applications. Working alongside OEM,s and Tier 1 & 2 suppliers. Developing high-precision, high-strength parts produced using special process technology. Components are used in car engines, transmissions and steering systems, and for the electrification of passenger vehicles. Responsibilities » Develop, lead, and implement business cost reduction strategies to improve our cost position without sacrificing quality » Evaluate, coordinate, and support sourcing opportunities in North America » Support product development teams by sourcing identified needs from a qualified supplier while leading the qualification process » Challenge existing supplier to recommend more cost effective and/or more reliable products that will improve our competitive position. Assist in the evaluation and coordination of these recommendations » Negotiate contracts, terms, and deadlines with vendors and suppliers » Day-to-day purchasing process management, troubleshooting, and approvals
Purchasing, Procurement, Sap, Buying experience, Buyer purchasing, Supply chain, Inventory
Top Skills Details:
Purchasing,Procurement,Sap,Buying experience,Buyer purchasing
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
MUST HAVES: - Bachelors Degree in Business, Economics or Engineering - 1-4 years of experience as Buyer/Purchasing within a manufacturing environment. - Experience with SAP materials management
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