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Purchasing eXcelerated Rotational Program (XRP)
United States - MI - Holland
– eXcelerated Rotational Program (XRP)
is part of a 2 year rotational program for our entry level employees which
involves multiple rotations, estimated to range 4-8 months, each with a
different focus area within Procurement. The goal of this program is to
build a foundation and to jumpstart your career with a strong
understanding the overall organization and build a strong network by working
cross functionally, and working with internal and external parties. Together we
will find exactly where your passions lie and therefore which group is the best
fit for the next step in your career. You will also be paired with a
mentor for the entire two year program who will share company and functional
experiences to help you be more successful.
Procurement XRP rotations will included assignments across multiple functions
within Procurement, which could include the following roles: Buyer (Direct
Material, Indirect Material, Tooling/CapEx), Plant Material Analyst, Supplier
Development, MBBP/CI, and more.
rotations would provide opportunities to support activities integral to our
automotive launch process: quoting new business, imperative support of our
manufacturing sites, actively supporting our business units in cross functional
collaboration, assessing, supporting and encouraging improvements in our supply
base and their capabilities, and much more.
YFAI, we are looking for a team player with strong communication and
interpersonal skills. Candidates should possess flexibility and a willingness
to develop an understanding of multiple Procurement areas and processes, as
well as the ability to work in a team environment and contribute to team
success. All applicants should be able to handle difficult conversations and
- Bachelors’ Degree in Procurement, Supply
Chain, or other Business related field
- Intern or Co-Op work experience a plus
- Effective communication skills within a team
- Customer focused driven for results
- Ability to manage multiple tasks
simultaneously and self-motivated
- Proficient in use of a computer and common
office software (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
- MRP/QAD experience a plus
Working Conditions – The position is located at a
corporate office and potentially at one of our manufacturing plants.
Travel to manufacturing and supplier sites may be involved.