Strategic buyer – production (Ref. No.: 00260768)

Honeywell, spol. s r.o.

Place of work
Nitrianska cesta 503/60, 958 01 Partizánske, Trenčín region, Bánovce nad Bebravou, Prievidza, Trenčín, Nitra, Topoľčany
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Reporting directly to the Sourcing Leader. This position is responsible for site-related sourcing activities for direct and indirect materials in Partizanske.
Main responsibilities:
*Sourcing for new suppliers - evaluation, development, negotiation of conditions for multiply sites.
*Project management.
*Cost improvements.
*Ensuring continuity of supply chain.
*Working closely with Marketing, R&D, ISC, Quality and Sourcing Teams in order to develop synergies, meet market expectation, business growth and profitability.

We are searching for 2 Buyers - one for Fall protection department and other one for Footwear department.

Employee perks, benefits

*Full-time employment - unlimited contract.
*Work in multinational team and company.
*Flexible working hours where possible.
*Opportunity to build your career with global company.
*Daily use of foreign languages.
*13. salary.
*You will enjoy our benefits package – additional pension insurance, travel allowance up to 60% of amount/month, lunch menu for 0,85 EUR.
*Additional education - language course.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Educational Specialization

Engineering, Business

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Excel - advanced
SAP - basic

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

*Graduate degree, preferably commercial in the area of sourcing.
*Min. 5 years experience in strategic sourcing, preferably in an international manufacturing environment.
*Project management.
*Experience in working in a corporate environment, experience with compliance.
*Fluent English and Slovak, spoken and written.
*Demonstrated negotiation skills, able to carry out successfully high level negotiations with both large and small suppliers.
*Understanding of operations management and supply chain processes and principles within an organization.
*Experience with JIT, Kanban, pull systems, Consignment programs / 3rd party managed inventory preferred.
*Experience of 6 Sigma tools and techniques highly advantageous.
*Basic understanding of legal/contractual agreements.
*Technical understanding.


Brief description of the company

Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address tough challenges linked to global macrotrends such as safety, security, and energy. With approximately 132,000 employees worldwide, including more than 19,000 engineers and scientists, we have an unrelenting focus on quality, delivery, value, and technology in everything we make and do.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Honeywell, spol. s r.o.
Nitrianska cesta 503/60
95801 Partizánske
ID: 2017180   Dátum zverejnenia: 17.2.2017