Rockwell Collins Program Buyer in Shanghai, China
Rockwell Collins Interior Systems (former B/E Aerospace) is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions. As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now to support our growing supply chain organization in Asia.
Manage performance of specific purchasing programs and/or suppliers measured by on time delivery, quality and cost. This position is based at Shanghai.
Suppliers safety stock build up
Daily delivery management pull in, push out with suppliers and escalation.
Backup role of Project Manager for project coordination
Data collection and analysis for RFQ, EQ, LAI, FAI etc.
Assistant for weekly conference call with suppliers.
Coordination for visits.
Suppliers OTD performance management
Payment problem facilitation and escalation
Work with global and divisional Cross Functional Teams (CFTs) to support new program purchasing requests and achieve on time delivery goals of purchased components
Expedite the procurement process and exercise effective communication when required by procedures/processes/management
Measure and rate supplier performance, and be responsible for supplier problem resolution
Attend cross-functional review of supplier performance with commodity management, purchasing, quality, project management and logistics with the expectation to report program purchasing status, issues with suppliers, actions and support required
Resolve supplier performance issues in a fair and ethical manner
Monitor and communicate forecasted program purchasing volumes
Communicate purchasing schedule concerns with CFTs and supply base with activity and timing
Support Engineering Change Management when modifications to procurements or supplier agreements are requested. Manage cost and timing associated with design change.
Risk assessment – project and supplier, drive project risk mitigation activities which are associated with supply base
Participate global and divisional component sourcing and/or cost estimating activities as required by program
Support cost reduction efforts affiliated with purchased components, and follow up to ensure effective implementation
Verify that supplier quotes match Bill of Materials for accuracy before executing purchase
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) of four year college or university or higher
4-5 years of supply chain and/or program management experience and/or training
Ability to read and understand drawings in English
Mechanic / Process Engineering experience in aerospace industry is a PLUS
Fluent in English speaking and writing
Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel, Office, PowerPoint and Outlook