The Senior Procurement Specialist will provide leadership and day-to-day management of complex purchasing initiatives that result in purchase orders and contract documentThe Senior Procurement Specialist will provide leadership and day-to-day management of complex purchasing initiatives that result in purchase orders and contract documents for goods and servicess for goods and services.
Compile and synthesize data from multiple sources to identify process and system improvement opportunities. Lead cross-regional teams of colleagues from various functions to analyze and improve processes to increase metric performance.
Requests quotes, evaluate and selects suppliers, negotiates contracts and issues purchase orders, coordinates the purchase of component parts, drives domestic and global sourcing and audits supplier performance.
Ensure that all purchased parts/commodity deck assigned fully meet Nexteer expectations by collaboratively developing a robust supply base capable of meeting cost, quality, launch, and delivery commitments.
This position will be responsible for managing the buying spend for one or more commodities as well as leading/coordinating one or more programs. Expectations include development of a long term supplier strategy, cost management, and engagement with R&D, Quality and Manufacturing to proactively manage the commodity and obtain the optimum combination of cost, quality, delivery and service from suppliers.