- Project status
- Project posted
- 20 Jul 2017 16:18
- Project duration (approx.)
- 6.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- US$1440 / day
- Level of Experience
- Area of expertise
- Engineering , Procurement / Supply Chain , Strategy
- Consultant location
- United States
- English (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
Project start date is September 2017:
Market leader in the development and production of advanced thermoset and thermoplastic composite materials with production facilities across Europe and the US. Suppliers of a comprehensive portfolio of prepregs in fabric, unidirectional tape, chopped fiber and reinforced thermoplastic laminate forms.
Procurement optimization (realizing savings and streamline processes on an annual procurement spend of >USD100 M + >10USD M of CAPEX)
Opportunity identification: determining cost-saving opportunities by analyzing current procurement process or benchmarking external spending (1.5-2.5 months)
Implementation: Implement improvements on biggest cost-levers to realize savings (quick-wins) and revise procurement process and train team to realize additional savings (4-6 months but dependent on outcome of step 1)
Monitoring: monitor savings with analytics to maintain realized savings, manage contracts according to roadmap (implement monitoring during step 2)
- An engineering background and proven track record in consultant procurement projects in an international industrial environment.
- Understanding of the materials / composites / aerospace business would be an asset.
- 10+ years experience