Purchasing - Capacity Buyer, North America
" Capacity responsibilities interface with cross-functional organizations (Purchasing Commodity Buyers, Supplier Technical Assistance (STA), Finance, Product Development Program Management, and Engineering) and Supplier(s) in order to deliver capacity uplifts in accordance with business needs. Responsibilities will include vetting Supplier Capacity response and preparing for CPAT disposition. Once CPAT approved, requests for funding will be handed off to Program Control for Supplier Kick-off and development of support plans if needed. Major Roles & Responsibilities Capacity
" Buyer for Capacity Uplifts for FNA Car & Truck programs o Work with Capacity planning to plan GCP/MCPV studies to support vehicle uplifts and mix rate changes*** o Coordinate & Lead vetting meetings to confirm funding requests from supply base o Consolidate funding response and report to Capacity Study status o Gain Disposition of funding requests with the CPAT team o Ensure that all the established Purchasing Procedures are followed
5 years automotive
Matt started with Contract Professionals, Inc. in November 2014. He began as a Technical Recruiter assigned to the automotive team. He worked hand in hand with account managers, to spearhead specific projects with CPI's clients. Driven to succeed, Matt achieved his goal(s) within the first year. He continued working on accounts and he learned the leadership process throughout his 4-year career at CPI.
When the opportunity presented itself, he was promoted to Account Manager of the automotive division. He navigates the challenges in this new role by utilizing the senior staff in the office.
Matt was awarded a Bachelor of Art in Environmental Studies at University of Michigan. Matt also received an Associate degree in Automotive Mechanics from a local community college.
Matt is thriving as a new Account Manager at CPI, and he looks forward to the challenges that await him in the workforce solutions industry.