New Product Introduction (NPI) Purchasing Buyer in Benešov at ZF

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

Your task:
  • Responsibility for the successful launch of new products regarding costs, timing and quality of purchased parts
  • Representing Purchasing and SDE (Supplier Development Engineering) in the cross functional project teams (incl. Program Management, Engineering) and support the project with all Purchasing related topics
  • Ensure that all purchased parts are in line with the overall requirements of the development process and the project timing plan for Purchasing and SDE (incl. APQP process and PPAP timing)
  • Represent Purchasing in the CQR process and ensure consideration of best component and tooling costs. Involve Commodity Management where necessary into the CQR process
  • Responsible for selected commodities for Purchasing related tasks supporting Operations like Quality, Cost recovery, Escalation for delivery issues

Your profile:
  • Degree in Engineering / Economics or equivalent
  • Technical background, knowledge of plastic injection molding preferred
  • At least 3 years of experience in Project Management and / or Purchasing within the automotive sector
  • Sourcing experience with a Fortune 500 company, a leading consultancy, or a large service industry company
  • Fluent in English, good negotiator with ability to communicate effectively with different functions

Are you interested?
Then please apply online and include your complete application papers (cover letter, CV and certificates). Please make sure that all your documents are compiled (PDF, max. 3MB) when uploading.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Alina Windyga - Recruiting Specialist via phone: +48 22 701 34 36 or e-mail:

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