Commodity buyer for stamped parts

Place of work
ZF Slovakia, a.s., Ul. Zeppelina č.1, 934 01 Levice, Levice
Contract type
Start date
By agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
By agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Commodity buyer to purchase stamped parts:
  • Investigates and selects sources in a timely manner through effective use of policies, procedures, and planning tools
  • Tracks costs, negotiate and maintains agreements with suppliers
  • Ensures that Scheduling Agreements, Purchase Orders, and other pricing policies are maintained and up to date
  • Works on a timely basis to meet corporate and plant purchasing goals
  • Works in cross-functional teams operating in a fast-paced environment
  • Timely maintenance and updating of tracking tools
  • Responsible for Supplier Selection and Supplier Assessment
  • Performs Market researches/benchmarking
  • Risk Management (e.g. adjust commodity strategy based on results/analysis)
  • Cooperates in ZF commodity strategy
  • Identifies potential cost savings and perform cost reduction actions (cost down projects, etc.), using VA/VE methods
  • Other duties as it relates to this position

Employee perks, benefits

  • Renumeration system with wide variety of financial benefits
  • Medical checks provided by employer
  • Food dotation over the legal requirements
  • Training and language courses offered by the company
  • Pension scheme
  • Other company benefits

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Educational Specialization

Major in Business or Technical field (or other related field)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Driving licence


The position is suitable for a fresh graduate


Personality requirements and skills

  • University diploma or equivalent and Bachelor´s Degree (preferred in Business, Technical, or related field)
  • Excellent verbal, math and written skills
  • Computer/software knowledge including Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Ability to prioritize and schedule daily tasks, manage time effectively
  • Ability for travel-both domestic and international
  • English language skills – B2 level must
  • Knowledge of assigned commodities, materials, processes – great advantage
  • Automotive industry experience
  • Basic working knowledge in blueprint reading, statistics, PPAP documentation, product costing, and specifications
  • SAP experience - advantage


Brief description of the company

Koncern ZF je celosvetovo tretím najväčším dodávateľom pre automobilový priemysel. Spoločnosť ZF Slovakia patrí medzi najväčších a najstabilnejších zamestnávateľov. Na Slovensku pôsobí koncern od roku 1993 a dnes zamestnáva 3000 zamestnancov.

Výroba v závode Trnava: spojky, dvojhmotové zotrvačníky, meniče krútiacehio momentu.

Výroba v závode Levice: moduly hnacieho ústrojenstva, technológie tlmenia, podvozkové komponenty.

Výroba v závode Šahy: technológie tlmenia

Výroba v závode Detva: podvozkové komponenty

Výroba v závode Komárno: spojky

ZF Slovakia, a.s., Prevádzková jednotka Podvozkové komponenty, závod Levice

Levický závod, ktorý je súčasťou Prevádzkovej jednotky Podvozkové komponenty, zahájil svoju výrobu v roku 2008 a v súčasnosti zamestnáva 370 zamestnancov.

Závod je zameraný na výrobu guľových kĺbov a stabilizátorových tyčí za použitia technológií obrábania, zvárania a montáže.

Závod má široký okruh zákazníkov lokalizovaných vo viac ako 70-tich závodoch na celom svete. Medzi kľúčových patria automobilky VW, General Motors, Ford, PSA, Fiat a Renault.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

ZF Slovakia a.s.
Ul. Zeppelina č.1
934 01 Levice
ID: 3193788   Dátum zverejnenia: 3.1.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   By agreement