COMPONENT LOCALIZATION PROGAM


CLIENT

IFA ROTORION’s Global Procurement Organization

SITUATION

Following the acquisition of business in China a local manufacturing plant (WOFE) has been installed. Local sources had to be scouted and selected as well as developed to assure Quality of components supplied or services provided.

NATURE OF SERVICE

Sourcing, Supplier Development, Program Management, Coaching

DELIVERABLES

  • Create Sourcing Strategy
  • Scout forged component suppliers, CNC milling and turning contractors,
  • as well as coating contractors
  • Perform Rapid Plant Assessments (Harvard) as Quality Input for the
  • Sourcing Committee Meeting
  • Perform VDA 6.3 Potential Analysis and scope Supplier Development
  • Activities
  • Execute Supplier Development Programs
  • Approve suppliers in accordance with VDA 6.3
  • Coach European Procurement Team Members on Chinese Business
  • Conduct and Chinese Supplier Quality Team Members on Supplier
  • Development Methodologies

RESULTS

  • Scouting and Selection of Suppliers for forgings, CNC milling and turning as well as coating
  • Assure Quality and Compliance through Supplier Development Programs
  • Coaching of Procurement and Supplier Quality Team Members

FACTS

  • Location

    Southeast China
  • Duration

    2 years

  • Team

    1 Supply Chain Manager
    2 Supplier Quality Manager
  • Project Sponsor

    Global Director Procurement

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