Purchasing Shanghai, Chine VIE Temporary contract Full-time
Job description

Novares is a global plastic solutions provider that designs, manufactures complex components & systems serving the future of the automotive industry

Your position
Your missions
  • Manage the supplier panel for his/her commodity worldwide:
    • Manage negotiations with suppliers (contract/price, etc.), and draw up framework agreements
    • Create and monitor "Purchasing Actions Trackers"
    • Approve supplier assignment during the Sourcing Committee (new projects/ resourcing)
    • Allow for "quick saving" during supplier assignment
    • Manage and ensure productivity savings for his/her commodity
    • Communicate targets, lever effects and work methods to local Purchasing teams to obtain the required productivity
    • Optimise cash flow by implementing payment terms that are most beneficial for the Group, and optimise the
      implementation of consignment stock, batch size reduction and standardisation
    • Work to reduce the supplier panel
    • Present the suppliers for his/her commodity at least once a year
  • Manage projects for his/her commodities
    • Conduct RFPs
    • Participate in boosting productivity working alongside site Buyers and Sales Executives
    • Ensure that sites take his/her recommendations into account
    • Assist site and project Buyers with problems associated with his/her commodity
    • Take and/or propose actions required to achieve the objectives for his/her commodity
  • Define a matrix strategy based on the Medium-Term Plan and the strategic plan applied to reach productivity
    targets set in the budget 
  • Monitor and report on the Quality/Cost/Deadline/Innovation performance of suppliers for which he/she is
    responsible, in liaison with supplier quality personnel
  • Market Purchasing by looking for new suppliers, from selection to qualification
    • Contribute to innovation and research (example: new materials, recycled materials, etc.)
    • Benchmark his/her panel suppliers
  • Monitor and report on fluctuations in the quoted market prices of raw materials, products or services purchased
    (indicators or market prices) and draw up 3-month price change forecasts for his/her commodity
  • Manage his/her activity
    • Based on the objectives of his/her profession, permanently manage employees associated with his/her activity
    • Monitor the performance indicators for his/her activity, implement corrective actions as required, and pass these on
      to activity personnel
    • Ensure that information is communicated to all team members and encourage team work
    • Report on his/her activity
Profile required
  • Engineer background or Business School with technical background.
  • 2 years of Purchasing Experience or Analytical mindset (2 years required for the visa)
  • Result driven / GEMBA analysis
  • Automotive or Mass production Experience
  • Fluent English
  • Chinese or International experience would be a plus
  • Chinese speaker would be a plus

Conditions d’éligibilité pour cette destination : Vous devez pouvoir justifier de deux années d’expérience post dernier diplôme, équivalent à un Bac+4 chinois, stages et alternance non comptabilisés. Pour plus d'informations (il existe des cas particuliers d'exemption) :

Level required
FrenchBilingual spoken, written
EnglishBilingual spoken, written
Additional information
Salary and benefits
Start 01/01/2020
Contract typeVIE Temporary contract
Job typeFull-time