EscondidoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Escondido jobs

Strategic Sourcing Buyer

Company: Aerotek
Location: Escondido
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Job Description:

Description:Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:Work with the Business Development teams to support the exploration and assessment on business opportunities for Meritor by defining the sourcing strategies for product categories as assigned.Design and conduct supplier, industry and market research for assigned categories to develop sourcing strategies.Work with Engineering on their project milestones related to supply base on design reviews, validation and launch to production culminating in a solid and robust supply base to support Meritor's operations and overall objectives.Provide analysis of requirements, spend, and savings to ensure the most cost-effective options.Identify and negotiate commercial cost reduction opportunities based on a solid understanding of cost drivers and contracts.Issue RFXs for sourcing assigned commodities, review raised purchase requests and support/lead a strategic sourcing approval process.Work on "Lean" initiatives and identify other sourcing efficiencies via benchmarking, competitive quotes and resourcing.Ensure compliance with procurement policies and processes.Clear, frequent communication between peers and other work groups ensuring project progress, updates on status, gaps to performance requirements, and action plans to achieve requirements within project timing and constraints.Interact, integrate and drive results across cross-functional teams in engineering, supply chain, quality, production, and executive leadership.Ensure all materials are available when needed.Negotiate commercial terms and quote suppliers as required.Coordinate a smooth transition handoff to the materials team.Work closely with supplier quality and supplier development teams to ensure the potential supply base is adequate for Meritor's goals.Communicate periodic status and achievement plans to peers & executive leadership.Author weekly project status reports and issue resolution tracking reports. Create and execute timing, development and overall status on projects.Work with engineering, supply chain & quality teams to clarify and ensure accuracy of Bills-of-Materials.Provide management control information by collecting, analyzing and summarizing data and trends.Lead the Supplier strategy for your product categories.Focused strictly on buying. Big emphasis on the type of buying to be done. Driven off of drawings, prints, drawing reviews. Ideally from automotive or EV. Understanding where to find materials. Look at a drawing, understanding what is communicated on there. Responsibility for fabrication, cables, harnesses, wire harnesses. Automotive wire harness buyer = home run. Electronics: not semiconducters. Electrical systems not electrical components. Fabrication buyer OR wire harnessesSkills:Sourcing, new product development, Project Management, Microsoft project, Good personality, Electronification, Electric Vehicles, Automotive, MultitaskingTop Skills Details:1.Engineering drawings2.Excel / any ERP. NAV - their program. Most are oracle or SAP. V-lookups and pivot tables. No macros. 3. PPAP necessary. Would look at a QE with this. Need to understand the 5 levels - these are the certain things you need to submitAdditional Skills & Qualifications:PREFERRED:-Electric vehicles / automotive-Mandarin-Welding and metal fabrication (knowledge of suppliers and types of products)-Microsoft Project (other programs OK)Experience Level:Intermediate Level About Aerotek:We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Aerotek, Escondido , Strategic Sourcing Buyer, Other , Escondido, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Assembler
Description: We currently have immediate openings for an Assembler. No experience required. Assemblers will produce
Company: PeopleReady
Location: Santee
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Nanny For 2 Preschool Girls In Santee!
Description: We are looking for a great, caring, patient nanny for 2 children in Santee, CA. We would prefer someone who could
Company: Care.com
Location: Santee
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Hands-on Care Needed For My Father In San Gabriel
Description: About who needs care: My father has dementia. We are looking for someone
Company: Care.com
Location: San Gabriel
Posted on: 04/20/2021


CDL-A Regional OTR Truck Driver - Walmart Transportation
Description: LOCATION APPLE VALLEY, CA br br CAREER AREA Drivers Transportation br br JOB FUNCTION Driver br br EMPLOYMENT TYPE Full Time br br POSITION TYPE - br br REQUISITION 1442283BR br (more...)
Company: Walmart
Location: Santee
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Local CDL A Truck Drivers - Home Daily
Description: Truck Driver Benefits Home daily br Competitive annual salary br Potential extra day pay on top of salary br 2,500 raise after 90 days 2,500 raise on your anniversary
Company: Carvana
Location: Yucaipa
Posted on: 04/20/2021

YAH I CAN WORK FROM HOME Starting Immediately
Description: We are hiring Benefit Specialist as well as Recruiter/Trainers to fill our team of friendly representatives making a difference in the
Company: Living Healthy
Location: Santee
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Material/Warehouse
Description: Material/Warehouse Coordinator for a temporary opportunity with Yoh's client located in San Diego, California.The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: ul li Warehouse li Shipping and receiving (more...)
Company: Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company
Location: Santee
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Licensed Mental Health Therapist- Work from Home
Description: Job DescriptionEarn more with BetterHelp Interested in joining the world's largest mental health platform You decide your schedule and how much you want to work, we'll take care of the client referrals (more...)
Company: BetterHelp
Location: San Gabriel
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Nanny Needed For 2 Children In Yucaipa
Description: I'm looking for a great nanny for
Company: Care.com
Location: Yucaipa
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Get New Contractor Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: San Gabriel
Posted on: 04/20/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Escondido RSS job feeds