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COMPLETE Platform Buyer M/F - Issoire

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ISSOIRE - ISS1, Issoire, France   [ View map ]

Valeo is a tech global company, designing breakthrough solutions to reinvent the mobility. We are an automotive supplier partner to automakers and new mobility actors worldwide. Our vision? Invent a greener and more secured mobility, thanks to solutions focusing on intuitive driving and reducing CO2 emissions. We are leader on our businesses, and recognized as one of the largest global innovative companies.

Ready to meet the challenges of tomorrow's car? Join Valeo and revolutionise visibility for drivers and passengers!

We are looking for a Platform Buyer M/F to support our teams, manage supplier’s relationship, RFQ and prototypes management.

Sensor Cleaning Platform in Issoire site focuses on developing Sensor Cleaning solutions & systems for car cameras & sensors for Visibility systems, answering to the worldwide market.

Your Missions :

  • Participates to build reliable suppliers panel corresponding to the Platform innovation needs and in line with Valeo Purchasing Strategy.

  • Attends and contributes to Platform Meetings and decisions to ensure Purchasing Strategy is fully considered.

  • Prepares & conducts Sourcing process and sets targets according to full Platform scope (Volumes, Costs..) in line with Segment strategies & Regional constraints.

  • Enforces Purchasing Decisions or support arbitration in front of his other Network peers.

  • Involves Segment Leader (or Group Segment Director) in appropriate timing to share project constraints and propose sourcing strategy compliant with Group Segment Strategy.

  • Defines, challenges, validates with Commodity and Platform team-  platform strategy for critical components. 

  • Coordinates contracts Volumes, SOP, LTA, Cost Roadmap, Price matrix on a Worldwide, according to PF volume assumptions with Segment Panel supplier.

  • Challenges design definition in order to assure best QCDM.

  • Manages project components’ sourcing & development in line with project milestones.

  • Manages achievement of all project milestones related to suppliers and follows progress of supplier process quality stages . Assures having parts on time.

  • Communicates to Project Development centers and enforces Platform Panel award in P1 - Respect of Standard.

  • Identifies, Collects, Transversalizes, Implement Productivities on his Platform Component worldwide.

  • Preparing, analyzing costings for platform projects and its evolutions.

About you:

  • You have a higher education degree (engineer or master) and have a keen interest in the technical environment.

  • You have at least 3 years' experience in industrial purchasing.

  • Knowledge of mechatronics and plastic injection moulding is a plus.

  • You have good organisational and time management skills, persuasiveness, excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.

  • You are fluent in English

Benefits :

  • Share ownership plan, holiday vouchers, housing scheme

  • Presence of a social and economic committee (CSE): trips, cultural activities, etc.

  • Partial teleworking possible up to 2 days a week.

Why Valeo?

  • To take part in innovative projects with our experts.

  • To be part of an inclusive and multicultural company.

  • For career opportunities at national or international level.

  • To be a committed link in green mobility.

To find meaning in your commitment.=> The recruitment process involves several stages: an initial discussion with the talent acquisition specialist, an interview with your future manager and then with the site's human resources department. We are ready, and you ? 

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Join Us !
Being part of our team, you will join:
- one of the largest global innovative companies, with more than 20,000 engineers working in Research & Development
- a multi-cultural environment that values diversity and international collaboration
- more than 100,000 colleagues in 31 countries... which make a lot of opportunity for career growth
- a business highly committed to limiting the environmental impact if its activities and ranked by Corporate Knights as the number one company in the automotive sector in terms of sustainable development

More information on Valeo: https://www.valeo.com

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