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（名古屋）【自動車】Product Sourcing manager(-1200万円)
About Our Client
・Act as lead interface and advocate between Business Unit and Procurement. Responsible to communicate business requirements and priorities to category management and align Procurement metrics with business unit P&L including translating category cost savings and negotiations.
・Conducting material and supplier risk assessments, deliver KPI's and implement process improvement.
・Lead and develop customer RFQ BOM / BOL costs and sign-off on stretch targets within the the business case. Track, monitor and drive actions to ensure material cost targets are achieved during New Product Introduction (NPI) phases.
・Responsible for prioritizing the BU requirements, program sourcing, and leading activities regarding product material cost, supplier technology alignment and supply assurance.
・Develop and implement Sourcing Strategies in conjunction with Development Engineering and category management.
・Collaborate successfully with key work partners and maintaining key relationships.
・Lead cost reduction workshops and design-to-cost initiatives during the new product development process.
・Manage production cost reduction measures, including Event Driven Cost Reductions, Product Transfers, and productivity initiatives
・Support material expedites, quality issues and product transfer activities
The Successful Applicant
・Bachelor's degree Business, ME, IE or Quality Engineering, a Masters degree in Business is preferred
・Fluent in Japanese and English
・At least 7 years of relevant working expericne preferably in the areas of either procurement, supply management, engineering, program management, quality, or product development.
・2-3 years of Procurement sourcing experience
What's on Offer