Purchasing (Buyer) responsibility for new technology relating to Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and controllers within the vehicle as part of the growing technology roadmap. Interface with key stakeholders - Engineering,Manufacturing, Suppliers STA,Finance,Aftermarket, Internationalisation. Programme teams & Design teams. Issue,manage and analyse RFI/RFQ (Request for Quotation) packages to selected suppliers and ensure timely response from suppliers.
Commerical lead for a growing spend area to deliver ongoing cost reduction and active cost management as part of a cradle to grave ownership. Excellent Purchasing and Supply Chain skills, Proven sourcing and supplier management.