Advanced Purchasing Specialist
CNH Industrial

Burr Ridge, Illinois

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

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CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company. Driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground, which centers on Innovation, Sustainability and Productivity, the Company provides the strategic direction, R&D capabilities, and investments that enable the success of its five core Brands: Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and STEYR, supplying 360° agriculture applications from machines to implements and the digital technologies that enhance them; and CASE and New Holland Construction Equipment delivering a full lineup of construction products that make the industry more productive. Across a history spanning over two centuries, CNH Industrial has always been a pioneer in its sectors and continues to passionately innovate and drive customer efficiency and success, driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground. As a truly global company, CNH Industrial's 35,000+ employees form part of a diverse and inclusive workplace, focused on empowering customers to grow, and build, a better world.

The Advanced Purchasing Specialist represents purchasing as a member of a cross functional platform team tasked with developing CNH Industrial's next great products. This position is responsible for collaborating with suppliers and engineering to develop innovative agricultural components from concept to production.

  • Manages all purchasing activity for multiple, concurrent new product development programs in coordination with E&E purchasing CMD and Digital & Precision engineering competence center.
  • Support engineering team in the early supplier involvement to facilitate and speed up the introduction of the changes requirements on current product with the aim to improve the final Customer Experience.
  • Creates, forecasts, and executes sourcing and tooling e R&D plans in conjunction with Central Purchasing (CMD Team) to ensure component development (ECU, Radar, Sensor, Camera, ….) meets all program targets for quality, cost, and timing.
  • Work with commodity to Perform Market research to identify potential new suppliers in the digital/ cloud / connectivity.
  • Supplier Benchmarking activities between possible external vendors Proof of Concept reviews and demos.
  • Participate in negotiations, in partnership with the purchasing team; ratify contracts for appropriateness with technical requirements and strategies.
  • Accountable for all direct material cost of the product.
  • Increases supplier value through R&D, co-design, and innovation.
  • Has decision making authority on all sourcing decisions for new product.
  • Holds suppliers accountable to commitments and project deliverables independently and takes the appropriate steps to escalate when required.
  • Manages negotiation and implementation of all technical modifications
  • Manages proto purchase order/R&D to support the varius component development step
  • Drives the identification and implementation of cost reduction opportunities

Annual Base Salary range for this role: $54,000 - $85,800 USD (Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.)

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Business Management or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in supply chain, purchasing, project management preferably in the production or procurement of components and subsystems, preferably within a manufacturing environment.
  • Working knowledge of product development methodology (APQP or similar).
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office specifically Excel.

Compensation & Benefits: We offer competitive compensation with multiple benefit (medical/dental/vision) options to meet your individual needs. Our industry leading 401k will support you in meeting your retirement objectives. Additional benefits include: paid parental leave, life insurance, volunteer time off and much more!

US applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here. CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here.

If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 1-800-889-4422 option 1 and then option 5, or contact us at

Read about our company's commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice.

Canada applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, place of origin, disability, marital status, family status, age, or any other ground prohibited by applicable provincial human rights legislation.

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