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Commodity Buyer - Plastic & Rubber Parts (m/f/d)


Gebze, 41, TR, 41480

Req ID 40808 GebzeII, Turkey

Your Tasks:

  • Collaborate in the management of commodity savings (product family) in all Product Lines (PLs), to achieve the objectives set in the budget.
  • Driving Global Competitive Sourcing (GSC).
  • Negotiation and lead contact for several global suppliers. Confirm supplier´s capacity and material availability.
  • Management of continuous supplier improvement (business review, general quality,…).
  • Maintenance of savings / inflation in the Purchasing system (MAPS - CSO) and support operational purchasing tasks (purchase orders, invoices, etc,)

Your Profile:

  • Willing to be part of a creative commodity group & eager to overcome difficult challenges
  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related field and experience about 2 years in a similar function or at least 3 and 5 years in the automotive sector
  • English fluent (spoken and written)
  • Financial knowledge, MS Office skills and user of SAP
  • Turkish native speaker, living or willing to live in Asian side of İstanbul or Kocaeli (Gebze & İzmit) and no military obligation for male candidates


About ZF
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.
With some 157,500 employees worldwide, ZF reported sales of €38.3 billion in fiscal 2021. The company operates 188 production locations in 31 countries.

The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit




Be part of our ZF team as Commodity Buyer - Plastic & Rubber Parts (m/f/d) and apply now!


Cem Gercek

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