Develop and implement sourcing strategies that lead to achieve cost objectives and overall total acquisition cost (quality, delivery) for current and new programs.
Responsible for the procurement and scheduling of products for multiple locations, establishing and maintaining supplier relationships while managing supplier performance.
Identify cost savings initiatives that lead to meet annual Cost Reduction Objectives.
Develops and implements commodity strategy by analyze supply base and data (volume, consumption, trends)
Responsible for sourcing, negotiating and developing contracts with external suppliers, with annual productivity, for assigned commodity.
Must maintain tracking reports in addition to frequent and timely updates to their direct manager and maintains data accuracy in Benteler systems
Track tactical performance metrics (time, cost comparison, savings) and follow a continuous improvement process.
Manage day to day internal and external activities.
Manage relationship with suppliers
Cover assignments per plant, per commodity
Interact with Plant and Materials Managers
Assure Internal Customer satisfaction
Follow policies and procedures and meet Internal Auditing goals
- Assist the company with developing Diversity certified suppliers