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Location: Thiruvallur, TN, India
Date Posted: Feb 27, 2020
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The Product Support & Logistics Division currently has an opening for a Supply Network Specialist in our Thiruvallur ILC facility.
Job duties/responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Accountable for operating and monitoring the procurement functions, as designed, to meet the defined response time, cost and lean targets enabling optimal and efficient facility operations
Collaborating with business partners and suppliers and resolving facility specific supplier issues
Act as liaison with corresponding Category procurement and Logistics professionals
Reporting directly to the Supply Network Supervisor and will be accountable for implementing the network as designed related to specific strategies from Category teams at the Facility level to create a competitive advantage for our customers
Through a strong knowledge of the product, NPI, Category and Logistics Strategies the incumbent will support, participate, and lead projects/initiatives to fully satisfying facilities expectations
Assist in the management of local subcontractors with input from the Category buyer related to the overall strategy
Collaborate with supply chain in helping to understand & monitor inventory levels in order to help relate it back to the overall network in terms of short dating, past dues and supplier shipping performance
Purchase Order Management – Provide expertise in the launching & management of purchase orders for a facility to in the terms of parts related to single definite and production ensuring terms are correct
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required
Previous purchasing and Supply Chain experience
Up to 2 to 3
years of job-related experience
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.