In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for identification and evaluation of global opportunities within the commodity category for reduction of spend, consolidation of process, function and continuity of supply.
In this role, the selected candidate will work close with each plants Material Department to ensure a seamless flow of production material from launching of new programs; provide direction to the plants regarding problems or issues with supply.
In this role, the selected candidate will manage regional supply base and develop cost-saving methods and opportunities in order to promote overall business unit productivity and supplier competitiveness for defined commodity (i.e. through VA/VE methods, quoting, independent negotiations, etc.).