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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.

Purchasing Intern

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

Gray Court, SC, US

Req ID 41486 | Gray Court, United States

 

Position Summary

We are looking for a new colleague to join our team in our Purchasing and Supplier Department at our location in Gray Court, South Carolina! The intern will assist in tracking costs, negotiating, and maintaining agreements with suppliers.

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist in actively identifying cost savings and promoting competitiveness through VA/VE methods, quoting, negotiating, etc
  • Gain knowledge of the worldwide supply base using ISO/TS 16949, VA/VE methods and other measurements
  • Assist buyers by ensuring that Scheduling Agreements, Purchase Orders, and other pricing policies are maintained and updated
  • Assist in keeping timely maintenance and updating of tracking tools
  • Gain knowledge of Supplier Management/Supplier Development/Supplier Assessment
     

Qualifications

  • Must be actively pursuing a bachelor’s or master's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Must be local to the Gray Court, SC area
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale


 

 

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

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. 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. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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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