JTEKT North America Greenville, SC, USA
TITLE Senior Direct Material Technical Buyer COMPANY JTEKT North America DEPARTMENT Purchasing LOCATION Greenville CLASSIFICATION Exempt REPORTS TO Direct Material Purchasing Mgr GRADE 106 Summary/Purpose This position will be responsible for management of a variety of activities associated within the Direct Material Purchasing team as well as develop a thorough understanding of the Purchasing Operating Systems. Essential Duties and Accountabilities: • Lead Purchasing Projects that could impact multiple corporate facilities. • Develop “Should Be Cost” of components within their assigned commodity. This will involve a thorough understanding of component cost drivers, commodity market intelligence (related to labor costs, material costs, etc.). The purpose/goal is for this individual to be able to estimate what we should be paying for a component. • Evaluate Supplier Quotation Cost Breakdown Details – develop negotiation strategy. • Become familiar with the main cost drivers of...
Procurement / Sourcing