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Casting Buyer

  • GE Aviation - 500 jobs
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Rivalta di Torino, Piemonte, Italy

Job Description Summary Manage the buying process for a given set of goods. Apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Impacts quality of own work and the work of others on the team. Focused on execution of standard enabling activities/provision of advice subject to policy and work routines within an enabling discipline. There may be some latitude to rearrange the sequence to complete task/duties based on changing situations.

Job Description Essential Responsibilities

Within the Avio Aero's Supply Chain team and directly reporting to the Commodity Leader, the Casting lead buyer will:
  • Manage the sourcing process, from evaluation of requestor's requirements to Purchase Order (PO) placement
  • Understand the Castings Commodity needs based on the Growth PlayBook (GPB) and define SRM (Supplier Relationship Management) matrix in collaboration with Strategic Sourcing team
  • Manage Supplier with the aim to strength relationship with strategic suppliers and create action plan for critical suppliers, in collaboration with strategic team
  • Perform spent analysis for the Castings Castings commodity and with reference to the Budget and GPB goals (including deflation, costout, days to pay)
  • Apply cost and price analysis techniques, using available expertise from supporting organizations
  • Negotiate PO and purchase contracts, following applicable company and government regulations
  • Balance both tactical execution with strategic initiatives necessary to drive cost reduction projects
  • Build a strong relationship with GE Aviation Sourcing Team to collaborate and share opportunities
  • Work in collaboration with Supplier Quality Teams and Procurement team to meet established goal of On Time Delivery (OTD), span, delinquency and vendor recovery

In doing so, it will be mandatory for you to maintain the highest level of integrity and ethics in all dealings with supply base and internal customers.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills, with sound judgment and a diplomatic attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form
  • Ability to handle several activities simultaneously, manage multiple priorities and resolve appropriately
  • Professional working knowledge of SAP MRP software system
  • Proficient in MS Office (e.g. Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook, Word)
  • Highly motivated team member
  • Proactivity, Customer orientation, initiative, autonomy
  • Fluent in Italian and English
  • EU work permit
Desired characteristics

  • Knowledge of current market conditions and sources of supply
  • Knowledge of investment castings processes and tooling management
  • Previous experience in sourcing organization
  • Negotiation skills
  • Positive working attitude and proven understanding of how to be an effective service provider within an organization
  • Effective problem identification and solution skill
  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
  • Lean methods knowledge
Avio Aero is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability. We are not all the same. Just Be yourself @ Avio Aero

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Contract
Rating
N/A
Licence
N/A

Posted 4 May 2022

Closes 2 Jun 2022

Ref: R3628217

This job was posted to: Airline buyer

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