Full-Time

Specialist

Purchasing, Engineering and R&D

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Scout Motors

Scout Motors

201-500 employees

Develops all-electric trucks and SUVs

Consumer Goods
Hardware

Mid

Novi, MI, USA

Required Skills
SAP Products
Coupa
Requirements
  • 2-5 years in purchasing environment with experience developing and executing procurement category strategies.
  • 2-5 years of proven track-record in negotiations
  • 2-5 years of project management experience
  • 2-5 years of knowledge of procurement systems (SAP, Ivalue, Coupa, etc.)
  • Experience in SAP or other similar systems
  • Strong Experience managing supplier performance
  • Ability to develop, nurture, and maintain excellent stakeholder and partner supplier relationships
  • Thorough knowledge of automotive, manufacturing or related industries
  • Ability to take on additional special projects in addition to standard responsibilities.
  • MS Office Suite Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or other relevant area.
Responsibilities
  • Work hand-in-hand with the Scout team to identify the right suppliers to build and supply parts & services, including participating in pre-souring audits to confirm acceptability of new suppliers.
  • Establish sourcing strategy for assigned commodities and product groups, lead the sourcing process up to and including contract award
  • Act as program manager during the pre-production phase, ensuring that all industrialization at suppliers achieve the project requirements in terms of timing, cost, and quality.
  • Evaluate and apply technical changes to parts / services, ensuring that cost, quality and delivery objectives are met.
  • Lead cross-functional evaluation of suppliers’ preparedness for mass-production, together with Scout Quality, Engineering, and Logistics teams.
  • Prepare and execute negotiated contractual documents and nomination agreements.

Scout Motors Inc. excels in the automotive industry by focusing on the development of all-electric trucks and rugged SUVs, emphasizing sustainable transportation solutions. This forward-thinking approach reflects the company's commitment to environmental responsibility and positions them at the forefront of emerging automotive technologies. Working at Scout Motors offers the opportunity to be part of a team that values innovation and is dedicated to shaping the future of the automotive sector.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Detroit, Michigan

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

82%

1 year growth

643%

2 year growth

4362%