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Einkäufer (m/w/d) EMEA

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

  • Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets
  • Ensure continuous supply of required goods and materials and communicate any supply problems which may pose a risk or impact on business operations
  • Monitor market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers
  • Research and evaluate areas of opportunity and reduce costs where possible
  • Identify GAPS in capacity/capabilities and explore alternate sources
  • Develop, deploy and execute the commodity strategies.
  • Develop ideas and strategies to improve operational efficiency, add value, aid business performance and work towards a strategy of continuous improvement
  • Negotiate contracts, improved prices ,payment terms and conditions of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods
  • Assess and evaluate suppliers and undertake performance reviews to ensure contract compliance and manage performance improvement activities
  • Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to all supplier relationships
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies and procedures
  • Work collaboratively and negotiate and engage with stakeholders and suppliers regarding new projects, supplies and initiatives and advise of impact of change on purchasing and production activities
  • Stay current and up to date on any changes that may affect the supply and demand of needed products and materials and advise others of any impact
  • Support product change requests and review and communicate the impact on capacity plans

What your background should look like:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or in a related field.
  • Proven at least 4 years of purchasing experience, preferably within an automotive or manufacturing environment
  • Ability to add value, reduce costs and make business improvements
  • Contract management and supplier experience
  • Project management experience
  • Strong technical knowledge and understanding of automotive processes and components and supply chain management
  • Computer literate, to include advanced Excel skills
  • SAP & e-sourcing Knowledge


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Sulz am Eck, BW, DE, 72218

City:  Sulz am Eck
State:  BW
Country/Region:  DE
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  79034
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Engineer, ERP, Supply, Procurement, Engineering, Technology, Operations, Automotive

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