Plant Buyer

SMRC Automotive Solutions Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
By agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
from 1800 Eur/brutto. Interesting system of variable remuneration (seniority, performance)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Ensure timely, cost-effective purchase of goods and services in the required amount.
• Ensure budget discipline to achieve/improve the plant profitability
• Introduce, manage, and implement cost-saving measures in the design and use of material.
• Ensure cost savings at an objective level (for production and non-production materials) to ensure continuous savings
• Prepare detailed purchasing reports based on implemented standards
• Lead/support selection of suppliers for production and non-production purchasing to meet local requirements.
• Follow up clear specifications for a competitive bidding process.
• Solve customer complaints in relation to the purchasing process
• Support SET, VA / VE of the plant and engineering for design and application design / use, reduction of non-production costs
• Perform “Make or Buy study”
• Support orders issue for all production and non-production requirements
• Support production and non-production strategic commodity teams and suppliers' procurement teams if needed
• Support the development and implementation of common European processes at the plant level to ensure the audit compliance.
• Support internal teams to solve operational issues
• Promote cost savings.
• Be a person in charge of plant purchasing management

Employee perks, benefits

Interesting system of variable remuneration (seniority, performance)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Educational Specialization

Finance or Technical field

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

SAP - advanced
SAP administration - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft Outlook - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

Strong negotiation and communication skills
Focused on cost effectiveness
Other language - advantage
Automotive industry experience (purchasing) – 3-5 years
Experienced with „Make or Buy study“


Brief description of the company

Reydel Automotive Slovakia company with its plant in Nitra is the member of Reydel Corporation. REYDEL Automotive has 15 manufacturing facilities, 4 just-in-time assembly sites and 8 technical centers located in Europe, South America and Asia. Global engineering centers with our R&D teams have the capability to develop new products or adapt existing products to local markets.
Reydel Automotive has full capability to design, develop and manufacture complete and functional modular interior systems. Our expertise in manufacturing, materials, design and styling allows us to provide innovate, cost-and-weight-efficient products.
Additionally, Reydel Automotive’s in-depth local market consumer perceived quality research capability enables us to provide valuable insights in developing consumer-appealing solutions to help our customers differentiate their vehicles.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

SMRC Automotive Solutions Slovakia s.r.o. (bývalý názov: Reydel Automotive Slovakia)
Dolné Hony,2
94901 Nitra
ID: 3388934   Dátum zverejnenia: 23.5.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 1800 Eur/brutto. Interesting system of variable remuneration (seniority, performance)