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Commodity Buyer (m/f/d) - TCOO-DEHE02172518

Bombardier Aerospace and Transport
Georgetown, DE 19947
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Primary Location DE-BR-Hennigsdorf
Employee Status:Regular

At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and youll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. Its all about progress.

Join us as Commodity Buyer and youll be looking
at a career-defining role based in Hennigsdorf

The position holder is accountable to:

 Procure through the use of professional purchasing practices and techniques and ensure parts/services/goods availability through the production process while maintaining overall cost (and inventory, depending on allocation) at the lowest level and highest quality.
 Maintain daily contact with suppliers. Ensures supplier quality and on-time-delivery.
 Work on complex files independently and support material bids.
 Need to take the full BT Procurement network into account and leverage BTs market position.
 Align with Supplier panels and regional strategies. Might manage own commodities within a region.
 Participate in regional/global commodity network.

His/Her responsibilities will include:
Manage purchase contracts for the commodity in scope
 Support development of Sourcing strategies
 Actively take part in commodity networks led by Head of Regional Commodity Management in providing input to commodity strategies
 Provide input to Regional Commodity Management regarding their Business Unit specific Procurement needs, the evaluation of supplier performance, the description of the supply base and finally collection of past and future spend data
 Establish Requests for Quotations (RFQs) including commercial and technical requirements, evaluate and select suppliers offers, place orders and control file transfer
 Managing contracts for risk management, claims, conflict resolutions, feedback and input into bids from lessons learnt, Monitor end of lifetime

Develop supplier best in class performance
 Manage the commercial relationship with suppliers in line with sourcing strategies led by Global Lead Buyers
 Ensuring suppliers are globally competitive and enabling the business to gain competitive advantage
 Develop long term supplier relationships through regular performance reviews and continually drive cost improvements
 Utilize appropriate tools and techniques effectively to ensure that Procurement delivers its cost and performance requirements e.g. global sourcing, cost improvements, Open Book Costing,

Value Engineering, Value Stream Mapping
 Where relevant, accurately capture and communicate to the suppliers the relevant project-specific Technical Requirements Documentation (TRD)
 Where relevant, involve and manage suppliers into a joint product design development process (JDDP) in order to integrate efficiently supplier solutions

Winning material/services/goods bids
 Being the counterpart of Procurement Bid Manager to fill-in and commit on material prices on all commodities not covered by Global Lead Buyers
 Depending on the phase of the bid, contribute to the identification of material requirements, estimation of allowable costs per systems, provision of material reference costs, issuance of RFQ to suppliers, selection of offer, creation of contractual packages, assessment of risks and opportunities in the supply chain and finally a sign-off a final Bill of Material for specific commodity
 Sign off the as sold Bill of Materials for tenders in coordination with relevant Global Commodity Management and Procurement Bid Managers
 Keep track and stick to the Sourcing Plan for his commodity

Responsible for the Supplier Evaluation Approval Process (SEAP) for his commodity

Manage material cost reduction activities
Responsible for delivering cost reduction targets



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Posted: 2019-12-17 Expires: 2020-03-16

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