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Purchasing Intern in Novi, MI at Hanon Systems USA, LLC

Date Posted: 4/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This candidate is responsible for assisting the Global Program Purchasing team with winning new business and the development of new vehicle programs. The candidate will help maintain and analyze data, generate reports, and minimize material cost through cross-regional analysis.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain master project file and program dashboard database.
    • Perform periodic updates from program management database.
  • Perform global program buyer role for multi-regional programs and pursuits.
    • Be main purchasing point of contact with the global program manager.
    • Schedule and conduct cross regional purchasing meetings.
    • Consolidate and analyze regional costed bills of material (cBOM).
    • Identify potential global sourcing opportunities.
    • Ensure cBOMs are normalized and aligned globally.
    • Ensure that regional commodity buyers are meeting major deliverables. including, but not limited to, supplier sourcing, tooling kick-off, part development and validation.
    • Prepare for and participate in Gate reviews.
  • Maintain schedule of periodic regional Program Purchasing reviews.
    • Participate in weekly sourcing update meetings.
    • Maintain an open issues list.

Job Requirements

Junior or Senior status individual working towards a Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management.


Desired Competencies, Experience, & Qualifications

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in work product is critical.
  • Strong data modeling ability using Excel.
  • Previous internship experience in Supply Chain.
  • Ability to multitask and manage several projects and assignments simultaneously.
  • High sense of urgency and commitment to meeting deadlines.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills both written and verbal.


Special Requirements (ie: Overtime, Travel, etc)

Infrequent travel required (domestic). Schedule flexibility is required.


Hanon Systems is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce


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