ElringKlinger AG

ElringKlinger is looking for a

Supplier Development Manager Americas

  • Responsible for supplier development and support for suppliers in regard to production material, pass-through parts and external processing services within the region.
  • Support in the maintenance of supplier contacts, determination of needs and selection of possible projects regarding economic and technical aspects; standardization.
  • Observation and analysis of procurement markets due to fair and supplier visits.
  • Support in the conclusion of quality agreements with suppliers and further development of QM-systems of suppliers.
  • Auditing of suppliers and preselection of potential suppliers for Purchasing department.
  • Assessment of qualitative, technical and organizational production possibilities.
  • Evaluation of quality, flexibility of delivery and reliability of supplier.
  • Support of decision making process concerning new suppliers for ElringKlinger worldwide.
  • Training in purchasing processes and systems for regional ElringKlinger plants.
  • Escalation authority concerning quality and delivery problems.
  • Carrying out escalation conversations and audits at suppliers.
  • Creation and follow-up of action plans.
  • Support of Project Management concerning purchasing projects in the region.
  • Support of purchasing projects.
  • Coordination of interfaces, appointments and services with suppliers.
  • Verification of risk, availability, reliability and security.
  • Conducting negotiations in a foreign language.
  • Comparing of interim results using milestones of project procedure and if necessary carry out corrective actions with customers, suppliers and internal departments.
  • Coordination of purchasing projects in SPOT.


In particular, they value ElringKlinger’s flat hierarchies, open culture of communication, and attractive prospects for career advancement as well as the opportunity to make a direct contribution to the business and to work independently within an international environment. Our joint ambition: to drive the future.
We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply online only.

Ihre Ansprechpartnerin:
Regina Summerour
+1 (678) 7308072

ElringKlinger USA, Inc.
4961 Golden Parkway
Buford, GA 30518