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Project Buyer

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Your Roles & Responsibilities

  • Leads purchasing activities for components and material as a key member of the project core team within the Product Development Process (PDP). 
  • Work with Engineering at initial design concept to assist with attaining target cost.
  • Inquire, evaluate, negotiate and select suppliers based on the approved supplier panel additionally; new supplier development for new products is required, ensure MAHLE Specification, quality expectation and market competitiveness are achieved.
  • Conduct supplier evaluations and process audits for purchased components based on feasibility.
  • Evaluate and assess supplier’s quotations to ensure commercial, technical and quality requirements are achieved. Evaluate and provide component costing based on program BOM timing.
  • Lead sourcing decision committees, in accordance to MAHLE Purchasing Procedures and work with commodity buyer (regional and global) to leverage best overall landed costs
  • Ensure completion of purchased component APQP
  • Coordinate simultaneous engineering with suppliers.
  • Communicate supplier risks to project team.
  • Track and report savings

 

 

Your Skills & Strengths

  • B.A. or B.S in Supply Chain Management, Business or Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial).
  • Minimum of 7 years of automotive project purchasing required in an Automotive Manufacturing Tier 1 environment.
  • Preferred to include experience in purchasing of electric motor components and electronic control units.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) 100%.
  • Strong communications skills, both oral and written.  
  • Strong negotiation, financial cost analysis, market analysis, continuous improvement, problem solving, time and project management skills. 
  • Ability to read blue prints and specifications required. Additional experience with electric diagrams and BOM for electronics is a plus
  • Familiarity with Quality and Manufacturing tools such as S.P.C., Pokayoke, Pareto Analysis, Cause-Effect Analysis.
  • Specialized skills in the area of strategic planning, risk analysis/management, effective research methods, benchmarking, flow charting, brainstorming, QS-9000,ISO 14001, TS 16949 standards, interviewing, conflict resolution, and an understanding of contract law, terms and conditions, and economic factors are required.
  • Exposure or participation in VA/VE and lean activities
  • Knowledge of logistics, manufacturing processes, commodity markets and futures, and a strong understanding of component and product functionality are important assets.

 

 

   Do you have any questions?
     
   SILVIA.JAQUELINE.DI.BELLA@MAHLE.COM  
    

 

 

 

Facts about the job

Benefits: 
Entry level:  Experienced hires
Functional area:  Purchasing
Location: 

Monterrey, MX

Company: 

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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

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