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

Program Buyer


Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, PL, 53-238

Req ID 34988 Wroclaw LP1, Poland


Your tasks:


• Cooperation in acquisition projects and drafting award decisions in coordination with Commodity Management
• Ensure compliance with ZF sourcing processes as well as definition of supplier base requirements for the product line in terms of cost, quality, delivery performance and global orientation
• Technical quotation analysis and negotiation for change projects as well as bill of material management incl. target costing 
• Global support of VAVE activities in program purchasing of the Chassis Actuators product line as a member of the Global Value Management Team; introduction of innovations in the product line as part of VAVE projects; coordination of VAVE activities with the plants worldwide, including evaluation of profitability of the respective VA projects
• The competitiveness of the projects running in volume production for each product family and drive the resulting savings activities
• Independent project responsibility in coordination with the Program Purchasing management function, initiate workshops with suppliers and define savings potentials including support for the implementation of these measures


Your profile:


• Completed course of studies with a major in industrial engineering, business administration, engineer, technician or comparable
• Professional and industry experience in a comparable function is desired
• Good MS Office skills; knowledge of SAP as well as good technical know-how in Purchasing, Production, and Quality would be an advantage
• Fluent English language skills due to the international orientation of the activities combined with international and intercultural experience with willingness to travel


We offer : 


• Work in a dynamic and international environment
• The ability to manage your career at ZF structures, the prospect of vertical or horizontal promotion in global functions
• Flexible working hours, Partial home-office
• Free private medical care (Medicover)
• Life insurance
• Half-year bonus based on performance
• Multisport Card and  Meals allowances (employee canteen)


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



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