Share this Job

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

Commodity buyer

Location: 

Levice, NI, SK, 93401

Req ID 40846 | Levice, Slovakia

Main Tasks:

  • Support and enable the development and implementation of the global part family strategy, which includes deep analysis of the supply base capabilities, footprint and technology required to support the specific part family needs.
  • Support and lead annual cost reduction strategies (negotiation, GCS, VAVE) globally for suppliers in the different part families.
  • Lead Supplier Business Review Process for the assigned companies, including accountability for Business Plan fulfilment, contractual status, quality & delivery performance, financial health monitoring, etc.
  • Perform and lead sourcings for new and carry over projects according to the Sourcing Decision Process (bid list alignment, RFQ, cost analysis, sourcing recommendations, etc.).
  • Working with Purchasing systems and tools to ensure the right data maintenance (contracts, purchasing orders, savings/inflation reporting, sourcing pipeline, etc.).

Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master in Engineering, business science or related areas.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English language.
  • Assertiveness and strong communication skills as well as interpersonal and cross-cultural expertise.
  • MS Office and good presentation skills.
  • Experience on the job or within the automotive industry in a comparable position will be desirable.
  • Some travel may be required.

 

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

Contact

Lucia Karvašová

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.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.


Job Segment: Engineer, Procurement, Purchasing, Buyer, Supply, Engineering, Finance, Operations