Searching suppliers to further strengthen the company's Asia supplier network.
Identify potential suppliers, conduct supplier visits and audits, support supplier selection according to established procedures.
Conduct cost analysis and price negotiations with suppliers
Drive Supplier continue improvement ideas
Project management, implementation, tracking and reporting.
Develop and maintain effective relationships with suppliers and internal customers
Communicating with divisions to provide update on project status regularly
Evaluate supplier PPAP’s as needed, ensure all information is accurate and complete. Conducts electronic and in person process audits to verify product is being manufactured per the approved PPAP
Coordinate Engineering Changes with Supplier
Perform supplier audits on new and existing suppliers
Utilize Parker problem solving methods to work with suppliers on corrective actions and root cause analysis.
Bachelor degree preferably in Mechanical Engineering
>5 years experience from advanced sourcing in an international environment
Ability to build relationships with and to control major suppliers
Good knowledge of mechanical parts and good experience in supplier resources
Good command of written and spoken English
Good communication and coordination skills
Knowledge about product quality systems such as ISO 9000, IATF16949
Ability to read and understand technical drawings in English.
Regular travel,50%-70% may be required to customers, suppliers and may include international travel in addition to domestic travel to support the division's goals.