Advanced Purchaser EPB

Information about the position

Place of work
Zvolen, Slovakia, Banská Bystrica region, District Zvolen
Contract type
Start date

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Main responsibilities:
  • Communication with suppliers and acquisition of material for our products in phase of development
  • Responsibility to establish component roadmap based on segments technology roadmap
  • Responsibility to control the supplier-related milestones during the product development phase (in time sourcing)
  • Early involvement of sourcing relevant disciplines and suppliers, Continuous feedback of APQP / PPAP status from SQM, Follow-up on supplier and material status
  • Cost tracking and Cost Reduction Programs (CRP) for segment's products after SOP

Other duties:
  • Responsibility to control the sourcing process for selection of supplier
  • Supporting final negotiations in conjunction with Category Purchasing
  • Tracking and Improving of BOM (bill of material) costs from project quoting phase until SOP

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Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or comparable with Master Degree

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

We are seeking for Advanced Purchaser to work collaboratively with experienced cross-functional and international team.
The ideal candidate has experience in the automotive industry and has a passion to win.
Do you like to travel and is the negotiation something what drives you?
We offer you a job were you can use your skills and gain new experience. Join us!

Employee perks, benefits

What we offer?
  • Flexible working conditions - the ability to work remotely, to take advantage of part-time or flexi-time hours
  • Professional development and talent management programs
  • Compensation package including 13/14 salary, Conti value sharing bonus
  • Private pension programm built for our employees with employer's contribution
  • A lot of sport and cultural activities - gym, tickets to theatre, swimmingpool, 1-day trips, vitamins package, health days, Christmas party and many more

Where to find us

Continental Automotive Systems Slovakia, s.r.o.
Cesta ku Continentalu 8950/1
960 01 Zvolen
ID: 3241207   Dátum zverejnenia: 30.1.2018