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Sourcing Project Manager m/f/d

Requisition ID:  17610
Job Location(s): 

Nordborg, DK, 6430 Vantaa, FI, 01510 Lappeenranta, FI, 53600 Neumuenster, DE, 24539

Job Description

 

Danfoss Editron is looking for an experienced Sourcing Project Manager to run the procurement-related projects, such as finding new suppliers for needed components and products, comparing suppliers and participating to supplier process assessments to make impact for quality parts.

 

About Danfoss Editron

Danfoss Editron is leading the electrification revolution. Our mission is to end pollution with electrification. Editron specializes in hybrid and electric powertrain systems for the marine, off-highway and on-highway markets. A business division of Danfoss, it develops and manufactures high-performance power systems for heavy-duty vehicles, machines and marine vessels based on synchronous reluctance assisted permanent magnet technology. 

We are growing fast globally and would like to invite you to join the award-winning team and to work on the technologies that will enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less.

Job Responsibilities

 

If you take the challenge as our new Sourcing Project Manager; you will be the liaison between R&D, production, and suppliers to ensure production-friendly and cost-efficiency design. Important part is also to be the link between centralized Danfoss Category Management and Division to ensure that we follow Category Strategies in New Product Development (NPD) sourcing and product cost down projects. In this position, you will be providing feedback to R&D on future portfolio possibilities based on market trends. 

 

Furthermore, you will also act as initiator of idea generation workshops with customers, suppliers and/or internally to optimize the design and sourcing even further. 

 

Responsibilities for this position generally includes: 

 

•    Project Management and planning
•    Performing first communication with suppliers and coordinating the communication with Operational Procurement
•    New Product Development (NPD) Sourcing
•    Evaluating supplier as well as its product to give input, or to perform price negotiations
•    Supporting supplier approval process
•    Facilitating communication between R&D and suppliers for more optimal design
•    Supporting SQM in PPAP process
•    Handling of RFx and Management of NDA and LOI
•    Continuous SRM and first point of escalation in Supplier related cases
•    Supplier Cooperation and Active product cost down

 

A more detailed role description can be defined based on the candidate’s experience, skills and potential.

Background & Skills

 

To succeed in this position, we expect you to have M.Sc or B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering / Power Electronics, Mechatronics or Mechanical Engineering and 5+ years of related strategic sourcing experience.

 

We appreciate high level understanding of motors, components and drives technology as well as knowledge of Automotive standards ( ISO/TS 16949 Requirements). Since we work in a global company, it is a necessity that you have professional English skills, both written and spoken.

 

On a more personal level, you are independent and strong decision maker. You have the positive mindset and proactive outlook to all tasks. You are motivated to work to challenging targets and strategic objectives. The most important thing, however, is that you possess a collaborative team- and customer-oriented mindset.
 

 

 

 

 

Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate. Please note that we will handle applications on a continuous basis, so do not hesitate to apply as soon as possible.

 

 

 

Your application is important to us. We would like to inform you that during the summer vacation period, you may experience a delay in response from the recruiter or hiring manager, but we will reply to you as soon as possible.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com