American Axle amp; Manufacturing Senior Manager Global Driveline Procurement in Detroit, Michigan

We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.At AAM, we're looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. We're growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!Senior Manager Global Driveline ProcurementDirect global procurement supply chain management activities between business units at AAM WHQ and associates located around the world. Business units include but not limited to Driveline (Full Frame, Uni-Body Vehicles) Driveshaft Halfshaft Operations located in N. America, Europe, India and AsiaDirect and coordinate supplier spend and budgeted savings for global plants / region based of approximately $350 Million USD.•Develop and qualify new global suppliers for AAM.•Establish relationships with key global suppliers.•Manage the global sourcing of direct material components to support all AAM Driveline facilities.•Lead VA/VE Cost Savings initiatives to improve competitiveness of category spend.•Develop and maintain benchmarking data for use in comparison of AAM current and future component costs.•Keep abreast of industry developments within all category groupings•Understand world-class suppliers and markets for competitiveness and global presence/capabilities.•Conduct technical and financial analysis of supplier quotations to ensure accuracy and completeness.•Understand component requirements to ensure compliance by supply base and consistency with AAM standards and procedures.About American Axle ManufacturingFor over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for our customers. We've earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.AAM delivers power. We deliver power literally through vehicle components, systems and innovation, but we also deliver power in ways unseen. We power our associates, their families, and the communities in which we operate. Our global team of over 25,000 associates has a clear vision of where AAM is going and how we are going to get there. After all, they are the reason we are a leader in the automotive industry. We are powering the future. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM. For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail aamhr@aam.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law. AAM will take affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and that Associates are treated equally during employment, without regard to their age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law.