The Senior Buyer C is responsible for sourcing activities supporting various commodities and assembly modules. The purchasing responsibilities include supplier negotiations, sourcing on time and to target, driving annual cost savings activities and development and implementation of global commodity strategies interacting and in alignment with the global counterparts. The Senior Buyer will lead the resolution and negotiation of commercial issues. The selected candidate will also interact with many cross-functional teams such as Engineering, Supply Chain Management, and Finance.
•Bachelor of Science in Engineering from an ABET accredited university; or a Bachelor degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, or related field
•Minimum of 4.5 years of experience in purchasing or other disciplines that require significant negotiation and/or exposure to sourcing processes
•Must be proficient using Microsoft Office programs
•Excellent analytical and presentation skills
•Familiarity with standardized components
•Automotive related experience and strong interest in the automotive industry
•Strong negotiation skills and the ability to think and act strategically
•Well organized, self-motivated, and resourceful managing complex situations
•Comfortable in a fast-paced environment and can effectively interface with cross functional teams and all levels of senior management
•Strong communication and commodity leadership skills
FCA is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee's role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.
Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.