FCA US, LLC Buyer B MOPAR Purchasing in Auburn Hills, Michigan

FCA is currently seeking an energetic Buyer in our MOPAR Purchasing department to manage sourcing of service parts for Exterior Electromechanical and Body Closures. The Buyer will be responsible for managing all commercial terms and the developing sourcing strategies for both domestic and global projects. Functional responsibilities include identifying potential sources, managing quotations, negotiating and awarding of long-term contracts, managing all aspects of the supplier relationship including contract maintenance, achieving annual cost savings targets, and developing supplier/commodity strategies. The ideal candidate will also actively drive improvement to the purchasing organization’s processes and strategies.Basic Qualifications:•Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or related field from an ABET accredited university•Minimum of 1 year of professional work experience in Purchasing or a closely related field•Results-orientated with the ability to lead cross-functional and global teams•Strong communication skills required•Must be proficient using Microsoft Office•Excellent analytical and presentation skills•Well organized, self-motivated, and resourceful managing complex situations•Ability to learn quickly, comfortable in a fast-paced environment and effective at interfacing with cross functional teams and all levels of senior managementPreferred Qualifications:•Well organized, self-motivated, and resourceful managing complex situations•Comfortable in a fast paced environment and be able to effectively interface with cross functional teams and all levels of senior managementFCA is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee's role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.