Plant Buyer

Amor Management Consultants
  • Pune
  • 10-12 lakh
  • 8-13 years
  • 30 Mar 2015

  • Purchase

  • Automobile/ Auto Components
Job Description

Job Description:

  • Responsible for Planning & Procurement of casting, forging and sheet metal components.
  • Accountable for Commodity Sourcing Strategy of existing and New Programs.
  • Monthly Reviews with the Management on Inventory, Material Compliance & rendering suggestions for cost/ improvements.
  • Formulating strategies for improving overall supply chain management & value proposition.
  • Timely follow-ups with the suppliers to make sure the effective deliveries of the materials.
  • Negotiate & manage Cost, Quality, Delivery, and Orders & Contract with different suppliers.
  • Follow up with cross functional groups during order execution phase to ensure all project requirements and schedules are met.
  • Responsible for evaluation of quotes and commercial negotiation with vendors and capture savings and cost avoidance for stakeholders
  • Responsible for contract management and execution; measure supplier performance by KPI implementation in terms of price, availability, delivery times and service
  • Identifying new/potential Suppliers, Finalization of Commercials, feasibility for new tooling and monitoring the program till SOP.
  • Conduct market studies, plan for global sourcing, introduce competition Local and global to enhance saving potential.
  • Implementing cost saving proposals under various heads like VA-VE, ZBC, Bench-marking, Packing optimization & supply chain study.
  • Optimizing the supply base via supplier rationalization while simultaneously identifying new strategic sources to align with the company's future outlook.
  • Sourcing various kind of BOP for Exhaust system Like, Resonator, Pipes, stamping parts, Casting parts, Weld Wire & other commodities.
  • Floating RFQ, receiving quotations, Design verification for Part / tooling and PSW sign off with SQD.
  • Resolving technical issues through periodical review with engineering team and supplier CFT for Proto development.
  • Responsible for all Exhaust System related parts & new product development
  • Reviewing of supplier Process Planning, PFMEA & Control plan.
  • Negotiate Supplier Long Term agreement (LTA) with suppliers with year on year productivity, better payment Review technical specifications and using department requirements to determine, by nature of request, the best procurement method to be used with respect to public laws, regulations, ordinances, purchasing policies and procedures Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Cross-functional experience and experience working across cultures, teams and time zones with ability to handle multiple tasks in compressed timeframes

Candidate Profile:

  • Should be a BE(Mechanical) Full Time with great communication & Negotiating skills
  • Work experience in a MNC Auto OEM is preferred, but not a MUST.
  • Should be willing to relocate and live in Pune.
  • Should have experience in Purchase and SCM
  • Hands of experience in purchase of casting, forging, and Sheet metal components. Especially in to exhaust systems.
  • Should have good communication, interpersonal skills and presentation skills.

About Organisation

Amor Management Consultants