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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Commodity Buyer Electromechanical (m/f/d)


Vigo, PO, ES, 36213

Req ID 42514 Vigo, Spain

We reinforce our team in Corporate Materials Management in our purchasing department at our location in Vigo. 


Your tasks as Commodity Buyer Electromechanical (m/f/d):

  • Support and enable the development and implementation of the global component family strategy, including deep analysis of the supply base capabilities, footprint and technology required
  • Support and lead annual cost reduction strategies (negotiation, GCS, VAVE) globally for suppliers in the different component families
  • Maintain frequent cross functional communication to identify opportunities for continuous improvement and future business leverage
  • 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 and carry over projects according to the Sourcing Decision Process (bid list alignment, RFQ, cost analysis, sourcing recommendations, etc.) as well as working with Purchasing systems and tools to ensure the right data maintenance 

Your profile as Commodity Buyer Electromechanical (m/f/d):

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


ZF is a global technology company suppling 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.
In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.

The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit


Be part of our ZF team as Commodity Buyer Electromechanical (m/f/d) and apply now!


Jona Pauline Hindriksen

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