Act as purchasing representative for assigned BUs and take overall responsibility of the purchasing activities
Play as focal point for purchasing topics/affairs with internal customers like BU, R&D, production, etc.
Develop and implement regional Business Unit purchasing strategies and align purchasing strategies with global and regional BU strategies with regard to the local supplier base, sourcing strategies in terms of single/double sourcing and the requirement for developing suppliers.
Conduct buying/market analysis, including material supply chain, value analysis to drive cost down/localization projects with the supports from LB, SD and engineering team
Coordinate the sourcing activities and take part in the sourcing decision. Initiating MoB analysis and promoting MoB decisions from BU