Saturday , March 18 2023

Honda Jobs – Commodity Buyer/ Estimator

Website Honda Motor Company

Job Description:

In this role, you will be responsible for the assigned auto part’s (increased complexity) piece price, investment, and annual cost reduction, all of which have significant impact on HDMA financial performance; Establishment of part and supplier strategies through understanding of the Global and North American supply base, manufacturing process and critical part design elements; Considering input from key stakeholders, propose the selection of the best cost, quality, development, and delivery supplier; and effectively managing Team level project roles.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and achieving logical new model cost targets through supplier selection/ negotiation
  • Responsible for building supplier relationships and monitoring industry trends/ characteristics
  • Gain consensus on new model supplier selection, managing multiple model (13-17) developments through correlation activity with design
  • Effectively manage projects that support business needs
  • Create and implement continuous improvement activities to support Honda lean practices
  • Ensuring accuracy and timely quotation processing to ensure efficient payment to suppliers
  • Responsible for achieving annual mass production cost improvement goals (ACR), between $7-12M
  • Developing, gaining approval, & executing purchasing strategies for assigned commodities/ suppliers between 8-10 suppliers with $300-500M in annual spend
  • Responsible for accurate and timely supplier selection & BOM maintenance

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to negotiate based on logic
  • Ability to manage supplier relationships
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Problem solving skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (Business degree preferred)
  • 2 years’ purchasing, sales, quality control, or engineering experience

Job Details:

Company: Honda Motor Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Raymond, OH, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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