- Experience Level Associate
- Work From Home Some times
(All qualifications must be met in order to qualify for the job) Minimum level of education
(Note: Engineering and/or IT MUST require technical degrees) This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in (Choose all the apply): Business Administration Industrial Engineering Mechanical Engineering Supply Chain/Operations Management Or related area or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Professional Experience Co-Op/ internship and/ or up to 2 years’ professional experience in the following area(s): Product Localization, project management, supplier quality, capacity management, logistics, inventory/warehouse control, engineering and/or production control. Required skills
(These skills are essential to perform the job) Microsoft computer competency (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
Ability to travel internationally and domestically to suppliers.
(These skills are not essential but useful) German language, SAP
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for any open positions.
Job overview Under general supervision this position conducts parts readiness status reviews with internal departments, module group speakers, and parts suppliers. Provide status to Work Group Critical parts and Project status meetings.
Duties and responsibilities Develop action plans to achieve part maturity and quality readiness for launch.
Plans and arranges Commodity Localization Team meetings.
Ensures close communication and alignment with involved partners (e.g. Module Group Speaker, Work Group critical Parts, LQI, LOG, etc.).
Plans and arranges regular communication (weekly, monthly) with suppliers and if necessary with sub-suppliers and toolmakers for localized parts.
Ensures that the project milestones are met by reporting and escalation (part and tool).
Ensures cross-functional support of local suppliers by arranging meeetings.
Reports and escalates to the management committees at the Plant and to the Work Group Critical Parts if goals are at risk.
Ensures initiation of measures to address deviations which impact achieving project milestones.
Internal communication during ramp up for localized parts. Perform other duties as required.