Through the analysis of current spend, processes and practices, execute on an overall sourcing strategy that supports the goals of the PMT business supplier consolidation, process standardization, material cost reduction, working capital improvements, and lead time reduction.
Ensure appropriate sourcing measures and metrics are in place and deployed that measure progress against initiatives and develop necessary corrective action plans.
Select and manage required suppliers who have the capacity and capability to meet the material and subcontract needs of the business.
Develop and implement Annual Operating Plan (AOP) covering selected commodities and suppliers. Establish and manage key supplier performance goals and objectives consistent with the business strategy and ensuring continuous material supply.
Prepare and execute RFQ’s (Request for Quotations) and eAuctions. Analyze demand and prices to identify new cost reduction projects.
Create and prepare contracts for suppliers and ensure implementation. Support inventory reduction projects. Coordinate relocation and CE / VE projects.
Manage negotiations and sourcing decisions covering selected suppliers. Manage and negotiate supply agreements in support of overall supply chain goals and objectives.
Bachelor degree in engineering, with proven knowledge / experience of / with business administration or bachelor degree in business administration, with proven knowledge of technical design and engineering 3 5 years of experience in Strategic Sourcing with a focus in international supply base management Ability to work in a cross functional, team oriented environment Superior oral and written communication skills Good organizational skills with an ability to prioritize Competent appearance, negotiation skills and assertiveness Ability to build teamwork to accomplish business objectives English fluent speaking and writing German fluent speaking and writing Rapid problem solving skills Good knowledge in SAP and MS Office Commodity Experience in casting, steel, non-
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Drive and execute Annual and Strategic Plan with supporting strategies
Right and Fast execution of strategies to align with business Growth and New Product Introductions
Ensure Relationship development and management with key Supplier Leaderships
Manage Supplier selection, RFQ and RFI process, Negotiation, Contracting and supplier performance pr