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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.

Material Planning Buyer

Country/Region:  IN

Pune, MH, IN, 410501

 Req ID 43409 | Pune, India

Experience: 5-8 years- Domestics Buyer /Planner 




Work Location, Pune, chakan.


Job Responsibilities:

  1. Mandatory Domestics material Planning & logistics (End To End), All stake holder coordination
  2. Work as Buyer
    1. Supplier side working:
      1. Calculate net demand for item requirement based on MRP
      2. Work out schedules and send to supplier. Review supplier capacity, raw material availability, quality issues, tolling and manufacturing readiness.
      3. Honor the Share of Business Guidelines (SOB)
      4. Place PO on Supplier – Follow-up – Get material – Follow-up with Stores/inspection – Make the material available on line
      5. Timely communications with supplier and escalation in case of issues.
      6. Maintain Delivery performance of supplier
      7. Support New product development
      8. Build good rapport with supplier.
    2.  Internal Customers -
      1. Interact with internal customers to satisfy the daily production requirements, issues etc. Ensure smooth availability of material to run the production line
      2. Build good rapport with supplier.
    3. Meeting Inventory Targets:
      1. Help work out Inventory Levels, Track inventory targets, put all efforts to meet targets
      2. Prepare and submit inventory reports
  3. Guide co-workers in team to improve
  4. Help/suggest and drive improvement projects, Cost reductions etc.
  5. Excellent Communication skills


Experience Required:


  1. 5-8 years’ work experience as Buyers in MNC
  2. Technical education: BE
  3. Knowledge of Material Management/procurement techniques like Kanban, Min Max, MRP planning
  4. Knowledge about Import operation will be added advantage.
  5. ERP Navision & SAP working knowledge 




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



Rupesh Paturkar


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