Productivity Buyer - Galway. The role: To improve site competitiveness through serial materials cost reductions. Key Responsibilities: Define and implement technical/re-sourcing/logistics materials productivities in line with budget requirements. Support the commodity organisation to reach the site negotiation objectives. Pilot material productivity actions and bring suppliers in line with budget timing. Build up the site budget together with the Site Purchasing Manager. Implement mitigation action plan at site level. Ensure coverage of logistics protocols for all bought out parts. Qualifications and Experience Sought: Ideally (not essentially) Bachelor's Degree in Engineering related field or business required. Minimum 5 years' experience. Experience in automotive or electronics manufacturing environment beneficial (not essential. Proven ability to find cost reductions through optimisation of production process, improvement of Quality performance and reduction of waste. Exposure to mechanical component purchasingcost breakdown for plastics or aluminium segments. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
9 days ago