Senior Buyer

LOCATION: Nitra
CLOSING DATE: 30/11/-0001
SALARY: Base salary from 1675 per month, depending on your experience and skills, yearly bonus 0-15% (paid yearly) and 13th salary


Job Description

The Opportunity

● Reporting to the Regional Purchasing Manager this role will see you have responsibility for managing the external supply chain from Jaguar Land Rover suppliers.

● You will support the Global Commodity Leaders and Global Strategic Buyers in the development and execution of commodity strategies and the Global sourcing activity through the Global Sourcing Process (GSP).

● Responsible for all post sourcing and contract management activities for designated commodities and suppliers within your region.

● You will develop and execute key performance indicators across the designated regional suppliers, engaging with stakeholders and specialists within the Purchasing Function as required, ensuring supplier performance to meet JLR QCDMT requirements.

● This role is also a pivotal role for interface with other key functions within Jaguar Land Rover and acts as a core conduit for true cross functional working across Production Purchasing, MP&L, STA, Product Engineering, Cost Engineering and Manufacturing.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

Strategy & Sourcing :

● Act as the voice of the customer for input into the Strategic Commodity Dossiers (SCD), Commodity Business Plans (CBP) and Strategic Supplier Dossiers (SSD), and ensure relevant data is updated, understood

● Responsible for the execution of commodity and supplier strategy, and the effective operational relationships with each of designated suppliers in region, ensuring that they adopt and follow the commodity strategy that delivers improved purchase operational performance

● Support the Strategic Analyst, by ensuring regional analytics on suppliers, market and business requirements is available

● Be responsible for issue and analysis of RFQs in Region, and liaison with suppliers to ensure sourcing in line with policy and to agreed targets through GSP and deploying TCO & TVO approach

Cost Management :

● Manage all new Model Programme introduction of designated commodity/system, including contracted supplier obligations, production readiness and resolution of any commercial and/or programme issues/risks, being responsible for robust delivery to target cost

● Ensuring effective cost management of designated commodities and supplier post SCPA which will involve launching commodities on new products at their target cost as well as achieving year on year cost reduction on current spend to deliver NCR to target

● Investigate and ensure resolution of in-contract commercial issues including unverified invoices relating to price queries, annual cost reduction, tooling costs, design changes and all liability claims, to minimise the costs to JLR


● Monitor external supply chain performance and communicate to the relevant stakeholders as appropria


Other :

● Contribute where appropriate to process improvement and ensuring the adoption and sharing of best practice in Regional Purchasing Teams e.g. leading programmes of cost reduction

● Manage Supplier, and Supply Chain Risk, management for assigned commodities post SCPA, ensuring the supply chain operates in accordance with JLRQ (or equivalent), customer and governmental regulations

● Ensure compliance to the JLR Way and KWS processes. Driving system compliance throughout the supply chain, by maintaining the purchasing systems to ensure data integrity and therefore system performance

● Undertake any other work as directed by your their line manager in connection with your their job as may be requested

Benefits

Permanent working contract, working directly for JLR.
Meal card with €4 voucher per working day .Employee pays 1 Euro, Employer pays 3 Euro.
Company bus transportation. In case of traveling by own car Transport Allowance 20 Euro per month.
Jaguar Land Rover Benefits-Benefit up to 300 € yearly non cash equivalent deposited to Employee Flex account.
Pension - Company Contribution 3% of gross base salary
Life Insurance and Accident Insurance
Profesional training and career oportunities
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ID: 3573779   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.1.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Base salary from 1675 per month, depending on your experience and skills, yearly bonus 0-15% (paid yearly) and 13th salary