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Sr. Exe / Asst. Mgr - Commodity Buying (Tools)


Coimbatore, TN, IN, 641659

Req ID 24267 Coimbatore, India


ZF Wind Power puts wind energy in motion! The ZF Wind Power Business Unit is part of ZF group which is known as one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers. Within our unit we develop, validate and service gear units used in wind turbines producing sustainable energy and we are doing this for more than 40 years! Today we build new the drivetrain solutions to meet the requirements of the future. As wind turbines continue to grow we are continuously pushed outside of our engineering boundaries, which makes it a challenging engineering environment to work in.


Find out more: www.zf.com/windpower


Your tasks:


• Acting as principle buyer responsible for strategic and operational planning, reporting as well as price planning and price negotiation on supplier level, development and implementation of family of parts and selection of recommended suppliers

• Identify needs for action in the areas of cost reduction and optimization of supplier portfolios with a focus on supplier evaluation, risk assessment and classification

• Conduct contract negotiations and their conclusion to ensure the target achievement

• Responsible for procurement and capacity management as well as recourse and change management

• Organize, control and look after projects and contribute to the ongoing optimization of work systems


Your profile:


• Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Preferably Mechanical)

• Must have experience in the commodity of purchasing tools like fixtures, clamping, gauges, Stamping, Fixtures, cutting machine tools etc.,

• Min. 5 – 9 years of purchasing experience with an international organization preferred

• Excellent communication skills


Be part of our ZF team as Sr. Exe / Asst. Mgr - Commodity Buying (Tools) and apply now!


Karthick Subramaniam


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