SKF Vehicle Service Market
Location: Elgin, Illinois
Reporting to: President VSM North America
You may know SKF as the world leading supplier of products and solutions in the rolling bearing business. In addition, we are one of the leading players in seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. The inherent skills and competence of our around 40 000 employees help us to fulfill our objective of creating more intelligent, sustainable and innovative customer solutions. SKF is a truly global company with presence in more than 130 countries, serving an extensive range of industries and customers worldwide.
Vehicle Parts USA holds the procurement operation for Vehicle Service Market (VSM) North America. The unit has annual sales of $150,000,000 and 100 people. The packaging operation, which has 13 lines, is located in Hebron, KY while, purchasing, inventory planning, quality, product management and finance are located in Elgin, IL. Vehicle Parts owns 10,000 part numbers and operates in a fast growing segment with high profitability.
Support implementation of SKF’s common systems and processes.
Business planning and forecasting.
Speaking partner for management.
Calculation of standard cost.
Analysis of the monthly results.
Continuous development of tools for analyses of the result.
Negotiate internal purchase prices with SKF factories.
Be responsible for investments request handling.
Support and development of financial competence and understanding in the unit.
In-depth analyses of various financial issues.
Follow-up of Six Sigma improvement projects
Job Requirements :
Minimum Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration or related field. Minimum five years of experience as factory controller. A High individual working capacity. Strong drive to run projects and to work on improvements. Excellent communication skills. Experience in system implementation is a plus. Six Sigma experience a plus.