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Program Buyer (M/F)

Job Type: 
Country/Region:  FR
Contract Type:  Unlimited
Requisition ID:  1760


Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer
New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you’re willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be.
The Acoustics & Soft Trim division is delivering all the acoustics packages for interiors, from engine compartment to trunk insulators, through dash inners and carpets. Our Acoustics & Soft Trim division is looking for a Program Buyer for its R&D Center at Mouzon, France (08).
The role of a Program Buyer is to play an integral part on the core program team by managing all purchasing related deliverables for all programs.
The main missions of the role are to:
  • Ensure supplier piece price and tooling are in line with the program IBP and support OI for the division.
  • Participate as a core member of the program team by being responsible for all purchasing deliverables.
  • Approve supplier selection with the commodity buyer to ensure alignment with Program OI.
  • Ensure sourcing committee presentation is complete and accurate at time of sourcing with all impacted commodity and purchasing costing team members.
  • Nominate suppliers to sourcing committee per launch timeline.
  • Responsible for kicking off supplier tooling per program timeline, utilizing SAP system.
  • Support Supplier Quality in ensuring supplier PPAP timing meets program and launch readiness timing.
  • Issue purchase orders for early build parts.
  • Track BOM cost impact from business award through end of life.
  • Understand design changes through ECR/ECO process with strong communication to commodity and costing group to measure cost impact.
  • Ensure supplier tool payment complete for BOP.
  • Attend program core team meetings.
  • Ensure all Helios work package deliverables are met per the agreed upon program timing.
Qualifications needed.
  • Bachelors Degree in engineering, Supply Chain, or Business
  • 3 years Purchasing experience
  • Results oriented with strong written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to work in a matrix organization
  • International mind set, overseas experience a plus
  • Bi-lingual (English mandatory)
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards and willingness to adhere to Faurecia’s Code of Ethics and Code of Management
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