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Commodity Buyer

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Job ID: 293
Date Posted: Aug 12, 2022
Segment: Smart Life
Business Unit: Hitachi Automotive
Company Name: Hitachi Astemo Greenfield, LLC
Profession (Job Category): Supply Chain
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time

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We recruit and develop people from diverse backgrounds who can bring their skills and experience to our organization and make us even more effective. Own the Future and become a part of the team. We have a current career opportunity as a;



Commodity Buyer


Location: Greenfield, IN



Job Summary:


Administer key supplier relationships, develop innovative approaches to value add, drive annual cost down initiatives, maintain deep product knowledge in their assigned commodities, identify and develop key suppliers capable of supporting company goals and/or product requirements in the areas of quality, cost, and delivery.



Qualifications:



Knowledge skills and abilities:



  • Develop and execute commodity strategies within assigned commodities

  • Supplier selection and supplier development utilizing QCDD analysis for assigned commodities

  • Negotiate Commercial Terms & Supply Agreements, verify supplier capacities, develop risk mitigation strategies (BCP), maintain supplier profiles, assess supplier tooling, and budget where needed

  • Execute comprehensive RFQ process for new parts in assigned commodity categories.

  • Annual Cost Down Planning, Strategy & Achievement

  • Support KNA manufacturing plants in Supplier Relationship Management, supply issues, MP Design Change

  • Other duties as assigned to support Purchasing department


Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities



Education:4 yr. degree in Engineering, Business, Supply Chain Management (or commensurate work experience)



Experience:



  • Minimum of 3 years related work experience

  • Understanding and demonstrated application of Purchasing policies, procedures, & supply strategies

  • Intermediate experience required in Windows, MSWord, Excel, and PowerPoint



Travel: Domestic and international travel required up to 30%



Why Hitachi Astemo?


At Hitachi Astemo, Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit are practiced values -- we respect each other, never pass the buck and work creatively to accomplish our mission.Our people are given exciting opportunities to develop and grow in a truly international business, where they are proud to be part of a collaborative and innovative team. Diversity & Inclusion is valued to build and leverage an inclusive work environment and embrace diversity to unlock our full potential. We believe that this will give us the strength to drive great innovations to create new values for people, vehicles and the society, and to unlock our full potential to become a global leader in everything we do.


Sound Interesting? Then we would like to get to know you. Apply online via our career site - we look forward to receiving your application! ASTEMO.CAREER.OPPORTUNITIES

To apply, email resume to: [email protected].

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