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Program buyer


Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 37660


We are looking for a new colleague of Program Buyer for our Division C at our location of Shanghai



Your Task


  • Support annual OP planning process.
  • Review/communicate project plan with cross function team. Take part in plant regular review meeting.
  • Support internal and external audit(VDA/customer…)  from purchasing perspective.
  • Collaborate related function to address/escalate critical issues in an efficient approach  (e.g. customer quality claim and logistic accident). It requires the integrated capability of quick analysis and reaction.
  • Analyse the key cost drivers and Develop plan during launch phase.
  • Continuously improve the PP data base and chase the cost optimization opportunity with CP and cross function team.
  • VAVE & CIS:  Initiate the VA/VE program to continuously optimize the cost structure on supplier side Follow up the approved cases and keep it on track from purchasing side. Support CIS cases from purchasing function.


Your Profile


  • 3+ years Purchasing experience, preferably in automotive industry
  • University Bachelor degree or above in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Purchasing professional experience
  • Communication skills
  • Systematic and thorough work approach
  • Analytical skills
  • Be able to work independently, and take pressure



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


Wendi Xu

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