Advanced purchasing supervisor

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CountryFrance (FR) 
Worksite / LocationVoisins-le-Bretonneux 


Job FunctionPurchasing 
Job Discipline: General Purchasing 
Job FamilySupply Chain and Logistics 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Advanced purchasing supervisor

The selected candidate will be responsible for :


Team leading :

  • support new comers on boarding to AP tasks and responsabilities,
  • make sure that Supply Management processes are well understood and applied

Project management :

  • Support AP buyers team in order to gurantee that datas are available and accurate,
  • projects are managed according activities defined by project,
  • action plans to reach SM commitments pre-SOP are defined and implemented

Sourcing :

  • Make sure that SM strategy is correctly deployed in the projects,
  • ensure sourcing of NTI is managed according process,
  • make sure all BOM's components went to sourcing


  • support and participate to business acquisition bringing best cost solution for material reduction,
  • localization of suppliers production,
  • 1 to 1 replacement collection,
  • new supplier technologies

Supplier monitoring :

  • organize suppliers meetings (negociation, new components benchmark...),
  • organize workshops with suppliers and internal Yazaki team

Reporting : make sure projects info are well reported and stored 


Job skills and qualifications :

  • Master degree in engineering / purchasing
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in purchasing in automotive industry
  • First experience of management
  • Fluent in english
  • In depth understanding of automotive supply chain

At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. 


We are looking forward to receive your application and to get to know you. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 


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