Supplier Management

2008-07 Selcuk University Mechanical Engineering

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2016- Present     KARSAN OTOMOTÄ°V A.Åž. – BURSA

                               Light Duty Vehicle Platform Purchasing Project Leader

Main Responsibilities (Karsan CS ( Serial and New Step-C , Euro VI , Automated Transmission  adaptation , JEST EV ( Electrical vehicle )  – V1 Taxi – USPS Post Car – Karsan CSL Project)


  • All Vehicles Purchasing Cost Feasibility studies,

  • Serial vehicles cost reduction leader,

  • Managing all Projects APQP status at Purchasing side,

  • Leading new vehicles parts procurement activities,

  • Support to all buyers actions for light duty vehicles.

  • Leading to buyer’s all detail activities for light duty vehicles.

  • All LDV platform budget activities.

  • Purchasing Quality System Responsible

  • Purchasing Interface for CS Projects After Sales Claims

  • Attending the audits.


    2012- 2016          KARSAN OTOMOTÄ°V A.Åž. – BURSA

                                   Direct Material Purchasing Engineer     

    Main Responsibilities (Karsan CS – CXL / MPXL – 12mtr/18mtr Buses – Sunshine US Project)

    Neogatiate to contract and agreements details, Responsible for preserial orders & serial prices, Cost reduction studies, Supplier management.

    -Chasis components

  • Brake system parts  ( ABS - ESP systems, Hill Holder function and Caliper )

  • Axle and suspension system

  • Tire and Rim

  • Leaf Spring

  • Air Tanks

  • Air Bellow

    -BIW components

  • Minibus CS projects and TTF TD5 body parts ( All profiles product buyer , bending ,cutting , plasma cutting piercing and welding) Totally 303 referances  agreements have been made and still following  serial prices level.

    -Powertrain components

  • Exhaust system parts

  • Hand Brake System parts

    - Purchasing Interface for Minibus CS Project

    - Responsible for Following Part Modifications (Engineering Change Request) for Minibus CS Project in Purchasing Department

    - Purchasing Quality System Responsible



    2012-2012           KARSAN OTOMOTÄ°V A.Åž. – BURSA (April 2012 – November 2012)

                                   Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Improve supplier quality performance for assigned suppliers via performance reports. 

  • Manage potential supplier audit program and overall supplier approval/rating program through robust qualification processes

  • Develop positive relationships and work closely with Global Sourcing Leaders to manage and implement supplier/engineering changes, New Product Introductions, and transfers.

  • Process development activities for BIW parts of new projects in pre-serial period.

  • *Also worked on Minibus CS project body (89 referances)  and TTF TD5 tractor cabin body (32 referances)

  • Responsible for potential supplier approval  for KARSAN MB1 CS Project and TTF TD5 project.


    2009-2012           AKA OTOMOTÄ°V SAN. VE TÄ°C. A.Åž. - BURSA

                                   -Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Tracking Supplier Performence ,Improve supplier quality performance for assigned suppliers via performance reports. Manage the  potential supplier audit program and overall supplier approval/rating program through robust qualification processes,APQP follow up and PPAP check and approval for project parts, Supplier Process auditor, Supporting Receiving Control for  suppler claims and follow up 8-D reports with Receiving Control, Hyundai  PBt project  (including  Cross car beam, Fuel tank , Lower army parts of I20 ), Renault L 38 Ve  ( Battery conveyor , Hinge),  Ford V36X Cross Car Beam Projects purchasing department project responsible.

                                   -AKA SRL ( Romania Plant ) Project responsible

  • Follow the project plans for Romanya Plant, Ensuring and leading Romanya Project Parts ( Hinges and Latches) ,All APQP steps responsibility for procurement parts


    2008-2009           ORVEN KAUÇUK SAN A.Åž - BURSA

    -Project and Production Engineer

  • Feasibility studies of new projects. Ensuring and managing production according to the daily production plan.Time- motion and optimization studies.Material Follow-up and supporting & preparing production plan.Management of  quality with respect to a standart level



à         TS 16949:2009 QMS

à         PPAP , SPC, FMEA , MSA, APQP

à         TS 16949:2009 Internal Auditor

à         Process Auditor and 8-D ( by Renault )

à         ISO Geometric Toleration ( by Renault )

à         Lean Manufacturing and 5S

à         Advanced Excel

à         Basic and Advanced Purchase Management

à         Negotiation Techniques

à         Synergic Relationship Management

à         Project Management




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