Buyer Business Unit

Adient Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
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Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

For our Bratislava Business Centre we are currently seeking to recruit a




for our Purchasing Department


Your responsibilities:

* Ensure smooth project launches by sourcing on time in line with program requirements and commodity strategies

* Ensure the cost, quality and time oriented supply of all required goods and materials for specific programs within a customer business unit

* Support all program purchasing activities within the Simultaneous Development Team of the business unit starting from phase 0 until start of serial production

* Manage proper cost tracking of components and tooling from phase 0 until start of serial production and over lifetime to ensure program profitability

* Investigate and implement cost reduction opportunities

* Initiating and supporting proper make vs. buy decisions

* Support the implementation of supply chain optimization initiatives

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

* Commercial or technical degree

* Experience in industrial or automotive purchasing is an advantage - ideally operational and strategic purchasing background

* Target driven with excellent priority setting skills

* Strong interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills

* Prepared to travel short trips (Europe)

* Excellent knowledge of the English language, other languages are an advantage

* Good knowledge of MS Office package as well as of SAP R/3 module - advantageous


Adient is committed to equal employment opportunity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We are looking forward to receiving your application including your salary expectations and your earliest availability date. If you have additional questions please do not hesitate to contact Martin Ser on +421 2 57271338.


Brief description of the company

Adient is the leading automotive seating supplier.

With more than 4,000 employees and eight locations in Slovakia, the new company is one of the key employers in Slovakia’s automotive industry.

Adient’s only business center worldwide is in Bratislava. Approximately 900 employees in Bratislava support the company’s business around the globe in finance, information technology, purchasing, sales, human resources, transport and logistics and project management.

In Trencin, Adient operates the biggest automotive technology center across Slovakia. More than 400 employees there develop a wide range of highly innovative products for the cars of tomorrow.

In Zilina, the company produces complete seat systems and automotive fabrics, in Lucenec foam components for seats as well as metal components for head restraints, in Lozorno complete seat systems and in Martin seat covers.

Adient operates in 33 countries and runs more than 230 locations. Worldwide it has 75,000 employees and delivers 25 million seating systems for more than 360 vehicles.

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Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Adient Slovakia s.r.o.
Sturova 4
81102 Bratislava
ID: 3260805   Dátum zverejnenia: 5.12.2017  
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