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Program Purchaser


Tianjin, 12, CN, 300402

Req ID 14881 Tianjin, China


We are looking for a new colleague for our Division I at our location in Tianjin.



Your task:

  • On behalf of procurement function, define and achieve sourcing task in NPI process to meet project target.

  • BOM management on behalf of procurement (new item sourcing set up, engineering change etc.). Lead and Initiate sourcing case in SWAT and monitor status. Organize and lead the vendor/item development in cross function team. Monitor the capacity requirement change;

  • Product cost monitoring and management. Manage VA/VE activities (e.g. localization) of material in product lifecycle.

  • Draft and report on behalf of procurement function with stack holder, e.g. finance, PM;

  • Subcontract activities until serial production. Coordinate all the process of outsourcing.



Your profile:

  • Essential to have: Diploma in Mechanical Eng.

  • Essential to have: knowledge for Manufacturing, Mechanical and the required commercial knowledge as Purchaser. Knowledge of steel, forgings, casting and machining commodity.

  • Essential to have at least 5 years experiences in related role. Has hands on Experience on sourcing & vendor selection, costing, and have related experience in foundry & forge Technology. Understand the PPAP, APQP Process.

  • Has good Commercial knowledge and negotiation skill, has SAP Skills and Excel, PPT Report Skill.

  • MBA would be Plus; Management experience in the past is plus; Project management Skill is plus.


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


Jing Wu

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