CNH Industrial

Advanced Purchasing Specialist

Location US-MN-Benson | US-IL-Burr Ridge | US-WI-St Nazianz
Project Management
Position Type


Through its people and brands, CNH Industrial delivers power, technology and innovation to farmers, builders and drivers all around the world. Each of its brands, including Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Case and New Holland Construction, FPT Industrial, Capital, and Aftermarket Solutions, is a major international force in its specific sector.


The Advanced Purchasing Specialist represents purchasing as a member of a cross functional platform team tasked with developing CNH Industrial’s next great products.  This position is responsible for collaborating with suppliers and engineering to develop tractor components from concept to production. 


The preferred location for this position is Benson, MN. Candidates located in St. Nazianz, WI, and Burr Ridge, IL will also be considered.




Manages all purchasing activity for multiple, concurrent new product development programs.


Creates, forecasts, and executes sourcing and tooling plans to ensure product launch meets all program targets for quality, cost, and timing.


Accountable for all direct material cost of the product


Increases supplier value through R&D, co-design, and innovation.


Has decision making authority on all sourcing decisions for new product.


Holds suppliers accountable to commitments and project deliverables independently and takes the appropriate steps to escalate when required.


Manages negotiation and implementation of all technical modifications


Drives the identification and implementation of cost reduction opportunities




Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Business Management or related.


6 plus years of experience in purchasing, project management, or similar.


3 plus years of experience in the production or procurement of components and subsystems, preferably within a manufacturing environment.


Preferred qualifications:


The ideal candidate will have:


Working knowledge of product development methodology  (APQP or similar).


Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office


A high level of project management skill, with the ability to map out all deliverables for the entire development cycle to meet product launch goals.


Ability to influence through indirect authority.


Excellent communication skills. Able to understand and explain complex problems to large groups.


Ability to work well independently and with teams.


Able to devise solutions based on multiple sources of information and uses past experience, evaluation, and interpretation to adapt existing approaches.


Have the capacity to solve complex problems by taking a new perspective on existing solutions.


CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here


CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here.


If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 1-800-889-4422 option 1 and then option 5, or contact us at


Read about our company’s commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice.



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