Caterpillar Facility Supply Professional in Jiangsu, China
As a Buyer, you will be responsible to identify and develop alternative sources of supply for transmission components including bearings and gearboxes.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
**Ensure forecast demand is satisfied by open purchase orders.
Evaluate, develop and approve suppliers as required to satisfy forecast demand.
Prepare and report statistical comparison, weight, dynamic capacity and other related data to secure comprehensive sourcing decisions.
Manage and report the supplier development plan related to bearings and gearboxes.
Monitor and report supplier delivery performance related to bearings and gearboxes.
Publish delivery performance metrics as required.
Manage and report inventory related to bearings and gearboxes.
Identify and develop alternative sources for seal system.
**Liaison with Transmission Design Manager and the Transmission Department.
**Knowledge of various operating, purchasing, parts ordering and inventory management systems
Ability to read blueprints
Familiarity with engineering data systems, as well as packaging and pricing knowledge
3 to 5 years of job-related experience
Excellent interpersonal skills
College or university degree or equivalent experience on various assignments in Purchasing with emphasis on working with suppliers
Good human relations skills
**Good communications skills.
**Knowledge of Caterpillar's policies, products, and procedures
Job: *Purchasing & Procurement
Title: Facility Supply Professional
Requisition ID: 170006L2