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

Senior Local Indirect Segment Buyer


Timisoara, Timis, RO, 300159

Req ID 41840 Timisoara, Romania

Your tasks:

  • Leading and coordinating purchasing projects for IT commodities on a global scale;
  • Aligning with internal stakeholders from IT as well as the stakeholders from business function area of external IT services and aftermarket;
  • Leading the whole life-cycle of purchasing projects including active Management of Demands (collecting, consolidating, verifying), Requests for Information/Proposal/Quotation, Proposal Analysis, Alignment with stakeholder, Negotiation and Contract Conclusion;
  • Looking for optimization possibilities of the running business relationships in cooperation with internal stakeholders and external suppliers.


Your Profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Management, Supply Chain Management, Economics or technical study (e.g., Engineering, IT);
  • 3 years of experience in a purchasing, procurement area or IT;
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills to realize cost savings in line with purchasing targets; 
  • Proactive and motivated team player capable of running multiple international projects;
  • Good knowledge of MS Office tools;
  • Very fluent in written and spoken English (at least B2, for negotiation, contract review and project business communication).


Be part of our ZF team as Commodity Buyer for IT and apply now!


Sorina Bena

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