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Procurement and Logistics liaison between Procurement Commodity team and R&D / New Product Development cross functional team leadership.
Supports the business by optimizing costs, quality, and reliability of suppliers and supplied products for new parts being designed in the new products.
Leader for supplier selection, price negotiation and monitor part qualification.
Owns a Commodity(s) at a plant level following the divisional commodity leadership strategy and executes the common strategy to achieve annual deflation goals.
Leader for identifying annual cost reduction, via new supplier selection, price negotiation and monitor / executing supplier / part qualification.
Ensures all relevant parties understand strategies and execute processes accordingly. Ensures alignment between local PL activities and the PL centers.
Secures full utilization of Pro-Supply global supplier relationship management platform according to relevant procedure, both related to sharing of supplier information and to finding existing high performing suppliers to ABB.
Ensures buyers minimize risk regarding quality and financial exposure by buying in accordance with quality and commercial procedures and in accordance with Company guidelines.
Monitors and reports internal and supplier performance (KPIs), quality issues and development actions. Supports conformance to ABB Procurement & Logistics metrics.
Defines and establishes local standard agreements with all major local suppliers. Provides and maintains standard terms in purchase contracts / terms and conditions in line with Company directives and guidelines.
Guides, motivates and develops direct and indirect subordinates within HR policies and Group Procurement & Logistics excellence guidelines (knowledge management, functional training, etc.
Responsible for coordinating PL talent management and succession planning within assigned area.