BU: Power Drive Systems (Beijing)
Title: Senior Buyer
Reports to: Purchasing Manager
Reported by: N/A
Internal: Quality Engineers, Material & Logistics, Sales Engineers, Program Managers
Manage supplier base for existing prototype and serial materials, develop new suppliers, and maintain competitive pricing while balance quality and delivery performance.
? Support & execute commodity strategies
? Meet even exceed cost reduction target from Business Unit
? Resolve commercial & systematic delivery issues from suppliers
Qualifications & Requirements:
? Bachelor degree in engineering, business or related field
? Min 5- year experience in supply chain, better automotive and/or manufacturing. CPM /CPSM certification preferred.
? Familiar with drawings, specifications, materials and manufacturing process.
? Required good written and verbal English communication skills, presentation skills and negotiation skills.
? Priority setting
? Building Effective Teams
? Business Acumen
? Problem Solving
? Drive For Results
? Customer Focus
? Manage current suppliers for existing materials. Emphasis on cost reductions. Track, coordinate and improve supplier quality & delivery performance.
? Timely sourcing to support new program. The selection should comply with BW commodity strategy and procedure. Lead TFC, APQP kick off meeting, release tooling POs and concerned activities, finish commercial negotiation and process till hand over to Material team.
? Supplier change management.
? Support global commodity strategy.
? Explore new technology and implement best practice related to purchasing activities
? Evaluate component design with cross functional team to optimize efficiency.
? Lead casting, chain ,magnet and screw machine sourcing work and support prototype