Navistar, Inc. Procurement Sourcing Specialist in Lisle, Illinois

Navistar, Lisle, IL 60532 is hiring in the Supply Chain / Procurement / Sourcing Group

  • Interviews being Scheduled for Jan 24th or sooner!

  • Recent Supply Chain grads or experienced Procurement / Sourcing Specialist professionals

  • Multiply Openings

  • Apply on-line or email

Navistar is a leading manufacturer of commercial trucks, buses, defense vehicles and engines and is hiring all levels in Supply Chain / Procurement due to increase in Commercial truck sales and our alliance with Traton Group formally Volkswagen Truck & Bus”

The Procurement team is an integral part of Navistar operations. Accountable for the sourcing of direct material used in the manufacture of our products as well as indirect goods and services, the Procurement department annual purchased value exceeds 80% of Navistar’s $10B revenues.

  • Performs activities related to the purchasing of materials, equipment and services for internal company use.

  • Implements and communicates company policies and procedures for purchasing.

  • Reviews purchase requests for completeness and compliance with company requirements; negotiates with vendors and

  • approves purchases of authorized amounts or size.

  • Maintains and updates purchasing orders, systems, and documentation.

  • Monitors the cost, schedule and performance metrics of contracts and subcontracts.

The Sourcing Specialist is an integral part of the procurement team. The initial goal will be to gain a solid knowledge of the team’s supply base, company and procurement processes, and understanding of the roles and personnel of associated work groups inside Navistar.

  • Implement Category Management Team strategies with respect to managing the development and execution of source

  • changes, design changes, capacity increases, and other cost reduction methods.

  • Coordinates departmental or cross-functional teams to develop and track project timelines.

  • Monitors the project from initiation through implementation including the planning phase.

  • Directly works with suppliers, hosts meetings, and organizes cross-functional activities, to ensure on-time and on-budget

  • completion of the projects.

  • Works closely with company manufacturing plants, develops and monitors critical supplier shipment pipelines to ensure continuous supply.

Basic Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree – Supply Chain - Recent Grads 0-3 years’ experience

Or experienced professionals

  • Type of sourcing or purchasing experience

  • Spend you were responsible for and your yearly cost savings

  • Direct purchasing experience (type) vs. indirect (marketing, IT, HR)

  • Experience negotiating part prices and contracts

  • Industry experience (Mfg.)

Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

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Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Job #: 2019-33442

Internal Title: Contractor Template

Travel: None

ERP Eligibility: Not Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

External Company Name: Navistar Corporation

Street: 2701 Navistar Dr.