We are looking for a BL Buyer VAVE Specialist for the Business Line Shock Absorbers, who will be assigned for the following activities :
Support the definition of efficiency goals for direct materials accordingly to the economical and financial objectives set down in agreement with VA VE team.
Settle and plan cross functional ideas to reduce the base line cost, to be achieved through the implementation of global sourcing and benchmarking activities to leverage current suppliers.
Participate to the Technical Expert Workshop to generate new cost reduction ideas, exploiting both technical and commercial levers.
Support and realise all the cross functional activities necessary to implement the cost reduction identified.
Implement actions to recover delay on ideas implementation (actions, planning, people to involve), if needed, supporting the low performance plants to recover the gap.
Monitor on regular base (Weekly / Monthly tbd) overall target result in alignment with all functions involed.
EDUCATION : Engineering Degree
LANGUAGES : Fluent English
SENIORITY : at least 3 years experience in the same position in automotive environment
TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES : Knowledge of metallic materials and related processes, mainly experienced on sourcing management, advanced projects management, engineering cost analysis and manufacturing processes
MOBILITY : Available for business trips WW