Strategic Buyer EE
Lehigh Valley, PA
Lutron’s procurement organization is looking for a high energy, motivated team leader, who is passionate about developing and managing suppliers to fill an immediate opening as Strategic Buyer EE for electronics and electrical raw materials. Management of corporate wide Electronica spend is a high visibility and growth area within the organization. This position provides an opportunity to work cross functionally within the organization between Quality, Procurement Engineering, R&D Engineering, and manufacturing, as well as Lutron’s supply base . Meeting customer needs through the ability to multi-task and work under tight deadlines as a strong team player will be keys for success.
On the assignment learning:
Understanding of the lighting control industry and how Lutron goes to market
Project management, Manufacturing, and Design Engineering with Lutron and supplier base with the goal of cost innovation
Interaction with a global supply base
Travel time ~10%
How Lutron utilize and manages electronics via direct channel and large Distribution suppliers.
Highlights of the position:
Opportunity to strategically source and structure Lutron’s electronics spend for future growth and success
Supply chain risk mitigation specifically as related to large, multinational corporations' by developing and executing supply strategies
Supplier relationship management at executive levels
Opportunity to work with overseas Lutron and supplier teams.
Cost reduction through negotiations and value analysis
Service level performance management of supply base
Working through all phases of eletronics supply for Lutron - research, design, development, new product project, transition to full production, and maintaining historical raw material quality, delivery and cost