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Warranty Recovery Specialist

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Duluth, GA, US

Company: AGCO

Warranty Recovery Specialist

Who we are looking for: 

  

At AGCO, we believe that when our employees succeed, our business succeeds. It’s a people philosophy that we believe and invest in.  We make sure all our employees – in every function, every geography and at every level – have the tools they need to be successful and take charge of their career. Because when our people grow, our business grows. Every day. Every way. 

 

AGCO Corp has an exciting opportunity for a Warranty Recovery Specialist to join its team in Duluth, GA (Hybrid). Only 30 minutes outside of Atlanta, Duluth is home to AGCO headquarters. The location allows easy access to the big city lifestyle that Atlanta provides. The headquarters have grown to now include over 500 employees. In this position, you will drive the highest level of service and quality to our dealership network. 

The primary focus of this position is to Manage, develop, and lead Commercial Warranty Recovery initiatives and processes in a manner that is consistent with the achievement of Global Warranty Recovery targets and Global strategies for a designated group of suppliers for a defined commodity mix. This involves professional negotiation with suppliers for equitable settlement of supplier attributed warranty claims and working closely with suppliers to establish or maintain global warranty agreements. Supplier opportunity assessment, professional relationship development along with routine interaction with internal AGCO personnel (Corporate Purchasing, Engineering, New Product Introduction, Manufacturing Quality and Technical Services & Support) is required to achieve aggressive supplier recovery targets.

What you will do:   

  • Complete Commercial management, engagement, and negotiation with designated suppliers within Global Commodity mix for reimbursement of supplier-attributable warranty and campaign expense as deployed by Global Warranty Recovery Manager for assigned commodity. In addition to Hydraulics, this role will be also responsible for Peripheral suppliers.
  • Manage Supplier Warranty adjudication behavior (Acceptance and Rejection ratios) focused on KPI attainment for warranty recovery expense-Maintain a cadence of engagement with key global suppliers for strategic reviews relating to warranty data, negotiations, commercial subjects, recovery statistics and warranty expense reduction.
  • Routine alignment and direction to Global Warranty Recovery Analysts who support assigned commodity relating to supplier claim creation, process, and escalation of tactical concerns. Provide a clear escalation point for analyst to address gaps and delinquencies from supplier recovery claims process and behavior.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial reporting on recovery activities
  • Negotiate and maintain Global Supplier Warranty Agreements with suppliers for defined warranty expense coverage as a % expense
  • Travel requirements: 10% - 15%

 What you will bring:   

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • 5 years experience in Durable Goods, Heavy Equipment and / or Agriculture industry
  • 3 years experience in Supply Chain Practices and / or Commercial Negotiations
  • Experience in successfully interfacing within a large Global enterprise across multiple support sites and functions

 

What we offer: 

  

Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people. From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there. Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.  

 

We also invite you to “Make the Most of YOU” - Benefits include health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more… 

 

Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities, or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.  

 

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. 

 

AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now. Join us as we bring agriculture into the future. 


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