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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.

Senior Commodity Buyer

Country/Region:  PL

Częstochowa, WP, PL, 42-200

Req ID 36540 Częstochowa, Poland


Your Tasks:


•  Strategic sourcing of assigned commodity parts;
•  Manage supply base to include renewal of agreements and assisting suppliers in problem solving and tracking corrective actions;
•  Conduct supplier assessments for potential new suppliers;
•  Gather and analyze supplier data to prepare analysis and recommendation for supplier selection, with focus on sourcing in low-cost countries;
•  Work with suppliers to develop continuous improvement plans and metrics to monitor performance;
•  Develop, execute sourcing strategies and prepare monthly reports to track and show sourcing strategy and progress, including achievement of spend reduction targets.


Your Profile:


•  Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business Administration with technical background;
•  At least 5 years of experience in a purchasing related background in the automotive industry;
•  Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, German would be an advantage;
•  Willingness to travel and ability to work in a global business environment;
•  Interest in Technology.


We Offer:


•  Working in an international, dynamic environment with various stakeholders involved;
•  Attractive career growth possibilities (international contracts, trainings and exciting professional challenges);
•  Business trips (hopefully after the pandemic) all over Europe;
•  Medical care and My Benefit system;
•  Flexible working hours and home office (a hybrid model after the pandemic).


Be part of our ZF team as Senior Commodity Buyer and apply now!


Aleksandra Sobczyk

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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