Buyer

Employer: FEV ECE Automotive
Domain:
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Timisoara
  • Updated at: 20.09.2021
    Short company description

    Mobility connects people. People shape mobility. With over 6,600 employees around the globe, we develop revolutionary and efficient drive systems, we cross-link vehicles with each other and their surroundings, and we strive to make our lives safer using intelligent systems. We need the right people at the right place to do so. People who turn visions into reality – who think outside the box and promote innovation. People who are ready to push the envelope. Are you ready?



    What we offer:

    • Work on innovative and cutting-edge challenges and projects in the automotive industry

    • An open, friendly and supportive international working environment

    • Among the benefits: health package - private medical subscription and life insurance, sport activities and social events

    • Your focus on performance and ambition is rewarded with professional development opportunities

    • Our trust in you

    Requirements

    • Successfully completed training or studies in the commercial field (e.g. industrial clerk, wholesale and foreign
    • trade clerk, specialist buyer, state-certified business economist or bachelor's degree in business
    • administration)
    • At least 2-3 years of professional experience in procurement
    • Knowledge of procedures and approaches in strategic purchasing
    • Experience in legal principles for contract negotiations and drafting
    • Knowledge of the automotive industry and development service providers is an advantage
    • Good MS Office skills (Word/Excel/Outlook)
    • Application of ERP systems, knowledge of SAP is an advantage
    • Business fluent in German and English
    • Team orientation, but also an independent and self-reliant way of working
    • Reliable, motivated and high level of assertiveness

    Responsibilities

    • Requests for quotations, offer comparison and price negotiations
    • Independent negotiation as well as order preparation and contract review
    • Preparation of notices of defects, supplier ratings, framework, call-off and supplier contracts as well as other
    • commercial agreements, etc.
    • Market observation and analysis to derive price developments and identify new suppliers
    • Application of relevant purchasing optimization levers, such as make or buy analyses, bundling,
    • standardization, modern negotiation techniques, value analysis, etc. and realization of cost reduction
    • potentials
    • Interdisciplinary cooperation and close coordination with the specialist departments as well as overarching
    • optimization of purchasing volumes across the FEV Group
    • Implementation of purchasing processes within the FEV Group