Support financial team including invoice support, resolution of inconsistencies or discrepancies identified as result of 3way match (comparison of purchase order to receipt to invoice), and dispositions including resolution of materials, variances or issues.
Identify large logistics and warehouse automation projects on the horizon and meet with prospects and EPC's, using value propositions to showcase economic value and long-term benefits of the company's product offerings compared to competitor products.
Address supplier issues that affect daily plant operations; manage the supplier communication process; coordinate change notices with the supplier; responsible for commodity strategy formulation and execution.
This position is responsible for supporting the development and execution of Global Commodity Strategies designed to leverage worldwide purchase of raw materials, components, and various products required, in support of the Original Equipment and Aftermarket businesses.
Interpret information from engineering changes and process information to suppliers and manufacturing providers; responsible to keep up to date with all Quality Management System(s) changes within the organization.
Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions for current and future operations. Provides regular and proactive communications to customers and Ryder Management.
Work with commodity managers and quality team to evaluate supply gaps to identify and develop new suppliers to support the product line strategy. Support commodity buyers with pipeline of future and new projects to enable the development of commodity strategies.
Act as primary point of contact for internal and external suppliers representing MAHLE Aftermarket North America to negotiate actual and future business opportunities including material prices and commercial terms.