Rockwell Collins Buyer in China

/B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions./

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now to support our growing supply chain organization in Asia.


Manage performance of specific purchasing programs and/or suppliers measured by on time delivery, quality and cost. This position is based in Shanghai.


  • Work with global and divisional Cross Functional Teams (CFTs) to support new program purchasing requests and achieve on time delivery goals of purchased components

  • Expedite the procurement process and exercise effective communication when required by procedures/processes/management

  • Measure and rate supplier performance, and be responsible for supplier problem resolution

  • Verify and report supplier capacity and drive capacity increase when necessary

  • Attend cross-functional review of supplier performance with commodity management, purchasing, quality, project management and logistics with the expectation to report program purchasing status, issues with suppliers, actions and support required

  • Resolve supplier performance issues in a fair and ethical manner

  • Monitor and communicate forecasted program purchasing volumes

  • Communicate purchasing schedule concerns with CFTs with supply base activity and timing

  • Support Engineering Change Management when modifications to procurements or supplier agreements are requested. Manage cost and timing associated with design change.

  • Risk assessment – project and supplier, drive project risk mitigation activities which are associated with supply base

  • Support global and divisional component sourcing and/or cost estimating activities as required by program

  • Support cost reduction efforts affiliated with purchased components, and follow up to ensure effective implementation

  • Verify that supplier quotes match Bill of Materials for accuracy before executing purchase


  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) of four year college or university or higher

  • 4 years of supply chain and/or program management experience and/or training

  • Fluent in English speaking and writing

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel, Office and Powerpoint

  • Experience in Aerospace and/or Electronics industry is a plus