Series Production Purchasing Specialist
Responsible for purchasing activities during series production to ensure a smooth operation in our production facilities. In charge of data maintenance in purchasing systems for all components and its commercial terms. Responsible for negotiating claims for NCC with suppliers and achieving purchasing department targets.
*)Monitor and maintain Vendor and Purchasing Data in SAP systems to ensure info. Quality.
*)Supplier Tooling Order management.
*)Maintenance of supplier negotiation results in SAP.
*)Interface with the assigned location, BU and purchasing organizations to coordinate commercial topics.
*)Identify and support share implementation, localization, BCC and savings opportunities.
*)New project introduction and project transfer coordination.
*)Act as escalation path for Non Conformance Cost negotiations, SQM and Logistics topics.
*)Support Accounts Payable with purchasing related topics (Price Differences, account reconciliation, etc.).
*Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering
*Min. 4 years experience in Supply Chain Management, > Advanced knowledge of excel & SAP
*Advanced Business English, > Strong negotiation skills
*Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
*Ability to work with deadlines and fulfill commitments
*Ability to interface with all position levels within the organization
In Continental we are committed to an inclusive and non-discriminatory culture, we will never require a HIV or pregnancy test as a part of our selection process.
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Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary.
The Automotive group sector comprises technologies for passive safety, brake, chassis, motion and motion control systems. Innovative solutions for assisted and automated driving, display and operating technologies, as well as audio and camera solutions for the vehicle interior, are also part of the portfolio, as is intelligent information and communication technology for the mobility services of fleet operators and commercial vehicle manufacturers. Comprehensive activities relating to connectivity technologies, vehicle electronics and high-performance computers round off the range of products and services.