The ideal candidate will provide stable supply channels and continuity in vendor relations, helping the organization to optimize production processes and realize substantial efficiency and cost saving, with a particular focus on :
Guarantee cost effective supply channels for assigned raw materials;
Conduct scouting of vendors and materials in collaboration with Purchasing Manager. Assess and evaluate potential vendors and proposals in close collaboration with R&D, QA and Manufacturing;
Negotiate with providers from a total cost perspective, optimizing price, quality and service levels within stables relationship;
Propose draft purchasing contracts and Requests for Proposal in close collaboration with other departments;
Manage the assigned vendor relationship and contracts, defining / adjusting economic and delivery conditions;
Analyze purchasing and marketing data, build networks to capture both formal and informal information in order to improve forecast as well as the timing and quality of purchasing decisions;
Manage emergencies and unexpected events in collaboration with Purchasing Manager (providers bankruptcy, take overs, conflicts, production blocks, etc.);
Contribute to the CP Lean transformation towards vendors with particular attention to :
the conditions of raw material consignment (consignment stock) -total best delivery conditions (lot size, delivery frequency and transport costs)
Contribute to the functional specification of existing and emerging IT systems supporting purchase processes and vendor integration;
Provide input for Purchasing budget and monitor the prices in relation of volumes, mix of the assigned raw materials.
Degree in Industrial Engineering Degree / Economics Degree or Law.
At least 3-5 years of experience in the same role in Lean production environment.
Solid understanding and familiarity with industry of process & technologies ( Automotive, medical devices, aerospace)
Multi-cultural and international profiles will be highly considered
High levels of presentation, transparency, communication, integrity and achievement
Ottima opportunità di carriera.