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Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE Automotive is one of the leading providers of advanced automobile connectivity solutions. We enable nearly every electronic function in the car -- from alternative power systems to infotainment and sensor technologies – all in a harsh environment. No matter which technology path OEMs choose to innovate for the connected car, we’re committed to helping our customers meet evolving challenges and requirements.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Purchasing Teams are responsible for obtaining materials, components, equipment and services, gather quotations, examine bids, and award contracts. They perform cost analysis and volume planning for commodities, evaluate vendor reliability and develop new supply sources where required. They coordinate purchasing activities with the manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels and monitor cost, schedule, and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value. They also look for and recommend cost saving proposals including make vs. buy analysis, alternative sourcing, and vendor evaluation criteria as well as develop specifications for new contract orders.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

- Contacts and manage suppliers 
- ​​​Placing budget requests to suppliers according to the needs of the Factory (RFQ)
- Negotiate prices
- Inform and decide the Supplier according to the needs of the internal customer
- Calculate the material price change and annual savings
- Price management in SAP
- Placing eventual savings / projects in TEBIT
- Introduction and control of suppliers in SAP
- Clarify and correct any price differences
- Participate in group work
- Customer service and support
- Compliance with the security requirements required by TE


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Évora, 07, PT, 7006

Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  47091

Job Segment: Procurement, Engineer, Purchasing, Developer, ERP, Operations, Engineering, Finance, Technology

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