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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Program Purchasing Manager

Country/Region:  IN

Coimbatore, TN, IN

Req ID 43922 |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.


We are looking for a new colleague in the Supply Chain Management department at our plant facility in India, Coimbatore


Your Tasks:


  • Commodity Purchasing (Casting, Forging & Machining)
  • Good Techno-commercial knowledge with VAVE implementation
  • New Project Co-ordination
  • BOM cost Management & Product Change Management
  • Supplier Development & Capacity Management


Your Profile:

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering (Preferably in Mechanical) with 8-15 yrs. of experiences in the field of Heavy engineering Industries & expert knowledge in Purchase, Supplier Development,& Global Sourcing of relevant products
  • Well conversant with supplier development activities.
  • Techno-Commercial knowledge on development of Heavy Industrial Gears/Casting/Forging components & other catalogue components.
  • Working experience on ERP ( SAP)
  • Knowledge of 5S, Kanban, Kristal, ZFPS & Kaizen


Be part of our ZF team as Program Purchasing Manager and apply now!


Karthick Subramaniam


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