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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Commodity Buyer Material Flow


Czestochowa, WP, PL, 42-200

Req ID 22176 Czestochowa, Poland


Your tasks:


• Negotiating national and international (framework) contracts, taking into account terms, conditions, and cost structure measures

• Establishing supplier relationships, developing strategic suppliers, and supplier management

• Identifying and realizing optimization potential at national/international ZF locations through in-depth process, material, and market knowledge

• Development and roll-out of best-practice approaches to standardization and volume bundling

• Execution and evaluation of inquiry projects up to release processes and committees

• Performing supplier Evaluation

• Initiation and preparation of procurement processes; supporting procurement market analyses

• Conducting supplier negotiations within the framework of the specifications


Your profile:


• Min. Bachelor degree in industrial engineering or  business administration, if possible with a focus on purchasing and materials management, or completed commercial/technical training with professional experience in purchasing is desirable.

• Professional  experience in a similar role in purchasing or procurement would be a plus

• Fluent  English, knowledge of German and/or Polish would be an advantage

• Good SAP and MS Office skills

• Assertiveness, communication and negotiating skills

•  Social and intercultural competence


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 MyBenefit system;

• Flexible working hours and home office (a hybrid model after the pandemic).


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



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