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GKN Automotive
Regional Buyer

Who are we?

Our vision is to deliver sustainable value with standard, consistent, digitally enhanced processes. To achieve this, we are seeking to attract highly motivated and skilled professionals. In return we offer a corporate culture which champions professional development, embraces and leads change, creates ingenious solutions for our customers and encourages collaboration.

What will you do?

  • Costing and sourcing process (RFQ, negotiation) , in coordination with Programme Procurement Leaders to ensure flawless launch and new programs targeted performance;
  • Support Commodity strategy execution within the sourcing process;
  • Lead negotiations and related formal contractual agreements in compliance with policies and procedures;
  • Manage supply base operational relationships, achieving performance targets (QCD) and continuous improvement;
  • Manage and drive proactively material cost improvement to achieve procurements metrics (KPIs) using all levers (negotiation, resourcing, VaVe, localization, product productivity);
  • Ensure material savings actuals and forecast are timely and accurately reflected within the Procurement systems.

What are we looking for?

  • 5 years experience in Procurement, required experience in Direct Materials;
  • Experience in working with cross-cultural teams strong collaborator;
  • Fluent in English, with an international mindset;
  • Ability to work in a matrix organization across functions;
  • Communication and Negotiation skills;
  • Results oriented with strong written and oral communications skills at all levels;
  • Demonstrates initiative, analytical thinking, and appropriate decision making skills;
  • Flexibility and ability to manage own time and meet deadlines.

NOTE: Please submit your resume in English.

Disclaimer: GKN Automotive does not accept agency resumes unless directly engaged by Talent Acquisition. Please do not forward any resumes to our employees. GKN Automotive will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Présentation de l'entreprise

De 1 001 à 5 000 employés
Date de création
Entreprise non cotée en bourse
Industrie des équipements de transport
Industrie manufacturière
Ch. d'affaires
Ne sait pas / non applicable

Évaluations pour GKN Automotive

  • 64 %
    Recommandent cette société
  • 58 %
    Approuvent le PDG
  • 16 Évaluations
  • Opportunités de carrière
  • Rémunération et avantages
  • Culture et valeurs
  • Équipe dirigeante
  • Équilibre travail/vie privée

Avis sur GKN Automotive par des acheteur (h/f)

  • "Positive work environment Work life balance" (dans 3 avis)
  • "Good environment and friendly colleagues" (dans 4 avis)
  • "More training and investment in people" (dans 3 avis)
  • "Poor management style could be better" (dans 3 avis)
  • "Job stability Lack of communication" (dans 2 avis)

Avantages offerts par GKN Automotive

3 Évaluations

Avis sur les avantages des employés

  • 24 oct. 2019
    Employé précédent à Arnage, Pays de la Loire

    Primes vacances, primes intéressement et participation, ce, panier de noël, faible subvention pour licence sportive

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