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Regional Procurement Director - Automotive (responsible for 7 production plants)

Place of work
Bratislava Region
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross)
starting from 4000+ depends on experiences

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Absolutely new position in successful automotive company in Slovakia. This is opportunity in procurement TOP management responsible for 7 production plants across Europe and you will act as a Business Architect, have overall ownership of the whole Purchasing Process Area(s) and related project deliverables within the region.

Main purpose of the job:

- Lead the procurement activity for a specific region in Europe.
- Drive cost efficiency reviews for the region in-line with defined goals & objectives in the area of cost savings, quality, supplier rationalization, BCC & supplier payment terms.
- Manage & develop the regional team.
- Control and approve all program procurement activities & decisions in line with customer demands and commodity strategies within the region.
- Develop and maintain key internal and external relationships to ensure proactive cost efficiency reviews are maintained and ensure consistency and competitive sources of supply within the specific region.
- Ensure compliance across procurement functions and suppliers adhere to ethical standards and customer expectations.
- Manage and develop teams within the dedicated region of Europe functions to consolidate issues and improve overall KPI’s.
- Actively scrutinise and manage the departments goals and objectives in line with company vision.
- Engage in Management meetings and regional events.
- Alignment with other regional procurement leads to ensure consistent Commodity Strategies & Program Handling

Main missions :

- Procurement Marketing/Strategic Purchasing
- Supplier Development
- Operative Acquisition
- Cost Management
- Controlling
- Leadership
- Plant Support + TQM
- Logistic Management

Employee perks, benefits

Specific benefits presented on client interview.
Car allowance as a matter of course.

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Automotive industry, manufacture of transport equipment

Tier 1

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

• 12 years’ experience purchasing management in international automotive companies or 15 years’ experience in purchasing department and at least 5 years in automotive industry
• Master’s degree in business or bachelor’s degree in supply chain or Business
• Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the customer and with company
• Adaptability in the location of work including BUSINESS TRAVEL
• Flexibility to change priorities in response to changing programme demands
• Deep analytical skills
• Technical skills in engineering finance & supply chain
• Ability to identify creative solutions in a complex environment
• Six Sigma mindset and approach to solving problems preferable
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Information about the recruitment process

In case you fulfill the above stated requirements, and are interested please send us your CV in English language. Adecco will contact only selected candidates , given the large number of applicants . Thank you for your understanding, we look forward to our future cooperation.


Brief description of the company

The Adecco Group is the world’s leading HR solutions partner. We provide more than 700,000 people with permanent and flexible employment every day. With more than 33,000 employees in 60 countries, we transform the world of work one job at a time. Our colleagues serve more than 100,000 organizations with the talent, HR services and cutting-edge technology they need to succeed in an ever-changing global economy. As a Fortune Global 500 company, we lead by example, creating shared value that meets social needs while driving business innovation. Our culture of inclusivity, fairness and teamwork empowers individuals and organizations, fuels economies, and builds better societies. We make the future work for everyone.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

ADECCO Slovakia, s.r.o.
Einsteinova 19
85101 Bratislava


ID: 3756360   Dátum zverejnenia: 6.9.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   starting from 4000+ depends on experiences