As a Regional Category Buyer - Logistics at Aptiv you will be part of EMEA Logistics Team responsible for sourcing of all logistic services in the region.
You will take active part in creation of tools and systems supporting sourcing activities and providing visibility of logistic costs for future projects and footprints.
Your Role :
Prepare Requests for Quotes, analyze the quotes and negotiate contracts with logistics service providers for Aptiv EMEA locations.
Ensure that all operational requirements are properly specified in sourcing documents and comply with Logistics Operating System.
Make sure that sourcing approval process is performed and compliant with company sourcing policy.
Prepare contracts and other sourcing documents for logistic service provider
Execute cost recovery procedure with logistic service providers
Manage relations with suppliers and monitor their performance.
Work on tools, systems and processes required to facilitate logistic cost benchmarks and market studies.
Facilitate the logistics workshops with logistic service providers to achieve cost and operational improvements.
Your Backgroud :
University degree preferably in Supply Chain, Economics or Logistics
Minimum 5 years of professional experience in procurement in international environment,
Knowledge of logistic services
Fluent command of English (German will be an asset)
Excellent negotiation skills
Strong analytical skills, solid knowledge and experience in using Excel. Experience with using VBA or Power BI would be an advantage,
Good knowledge of SAP
Strong priority setting and problem-solving skills,
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
Assertive to follow up on projects and interact with business partners of all levels including senior stakeholders,
Self-driven, proactive and able to work independently in a cross cultural business environment.
Get a list of benefits such as private health care, child fund, life insurance, Employee Pension Plan (+ 3,5% on each gross salary), trainings, sports activities Multisport card, etc.
Join us :
Some see differences. We see perspectives that make us stronger.
Diversity and Inclusion are sources of innovation and creativity, both of which are essential to Aptiv’s success. Everyday our diverse team comes together, drives innovation, pursues solutions, and meets challenges using their unique abilities, perspectives and talents, changing what tomorrow brings.
When you join our team, you’ll get encouraged to think boldly, express your viewpoint and innovate as a matter of habit.
Some see technology. We see a way to make connections.
At Aptiv, we don’t just see the world differently; we work to change reality. That means developing technology that rewrites the rules of what’s possible in the pursuit of making transportation safer, greener and more connected.
Today there are more than 180,000 of us globally, located in 44 countries, and united by one mission. Join the movement and together, let’s change tomorrow.
Aptiv is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.