Lear Corporation is ranked #147 on the Fortune 500 with world-class products designed, engineered and manufactured by a diverse team of talented employees.
As a leading supplier of automotive seating and electrical, Lear serves its customers with global capabilities while maintaining individual commitment.
With headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, Lear maintains 261 locations in 39 countries around the globe and employs approximately 169,000 employees.
Lear is traded under the symbol LEA on the New York Stock Exchange.
Responsible for the procurement of commodities through the development and implementation of commodity strategies plans and the management of supplier relationship.
for single locations, not Central Purchasing.
Monitor macro trends in supplier and contract base and implement plans to react. Build and develop relationships with key suppliers and customers.
Lead the procurement group in all phases. Identify and develop training opportunities. Order materials and services as per negotiated and appropriately approved.
Review quotations. Prepare purchase requisitions, approve and issues purchase orders in accordance with company policy and negotiated terms and conditions.
Maintain procurement files. Track Purchasing activity and measurements. Training purchasing Clerks and Salesmen in the department.
Discuss defective or unacceptable new goods or services with users, vendors and others to determine cause of problem and take corrective and preventative action.
Ensure supplier compliance with site and company requirements for safety. Manage vendor relationships and assist in building effective partnerships.
timely manner while maintaining appropriate quality standards and specifications. Dealing with suppliers and brokers..