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Our Russia Division is looking for a Plant Buyer for its Plant at Togliatti
The role of a Plant Buyer is to manage all plant supplier issues in line with Group Purchasing policy and to improve Quality, Cost and Delivery (QCD) performance.
The main missions of the role are to :
Ensure high level of supplier quality performance and pilot appropriate action plans for corrections with Supplier Quality Assurance (SQA) to attain Parts Per Million (PPM) targets
Define opportunities for cost reduction and validate them with Commodity teams
Work closely with Supply Chain to support supplier deviation in Missed Deliveries Per Million (MPM)
Ensure that the team is involved from program phase, or "Gate" 3 to ensure proper transition from program to series phase
Ensure the plant vendor list is updated and in line with Commodity strategy. Propose and contribute to downsizing
Monitor all relevant suppliers and parts information and ensure proper ordering, invoicing&cost control
Inform Commodity teams in case of major volume changes. Validate Plant QCD information sent to the Group
Prioritise local resolution of issues and escalade to Division or Commodity when needed
For Non-Production purchasing : apply Group purchasing policy / contracts and negotiate specific local requirements
Ensure the reporting of designated activities, indexes, supplier parts, PPM and metrics, following Group policies.
The ideal candidate will have / be :
Bachelor's degree in engineering with a specialisation in international purchasing
Minimum 3 years experience in the same level of position in an industrial environment
Results oriented with strong written and oral communications skills
Ability to work in a matrixed organisation
Leadership and charisma
International mind set, overseas experience a plus
Minimum bi-lingual (French or German preferred)