The Sourcing Specialist will identify key products related to the restoration of specific vehicles marketed by OPGI. Product categories will identify as restoration, aftermarket and performance, with subcategories being listed in each of those areas.
Essential Job Functions:
Research current market in an effort to locate the manufacturer of any product related to restoration, aftermarket or performance as it applies to the OPGI business model.
Build and maintain relationships with suppliers (New and Existing)
Gather and organize data for all product lines that apply to OPGI business
Negotiate business details for purchasing terms, pricing, etc.
Research products to determine correct fitment and application
Complete competitive market analysis
Constant interaction with internal teams- Purchasing, Marketing, Sales, Web
Aide in manufacturing efforts for OPGI products
Remove original equipment from OPGI test vehicles
Test samples and finished products for fit, function and finish
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing and achieving results
Perform other tasks or projects as assigned by supervisor
Adhere to company policies and ensures compliance with standard operating procedures
Required Skills Qualifications:
Automotive knowledge and experience preferred
Critical thinking and decision making
Highly organized and detail oriented
Strong project management skills
Additional Skills and Qualifications:
Ability to work individually or in a team environment with professionalism and efficiency to ensure timely and quality completion of assignments
Required: High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Automotive experience preferred.
About Original Parts Group Inc
OPGI sells and manufactures parts for Chevelle, El Camino, Monte Carlo, GTO, LeMans, Tempest, Grand Prix, Bonneville, Catalina, Cutlass, 442, Skylark, GS, Riviera, Regal, T-Type, Grand National, and classic Cadillacs. Established in 1982 as an authorized GM parts dealer, you can always count on Original Parts Group to supply high quality parts, with expert advice and best-in-class service.