Lear Corporation is a component supplier (Tier 1) of automotive seating and electrical distribution systems for all major automotive manufacturers in the world.
Company employs approximately 169,000 employees in 39 countries on 6 continents.
In Poland, Lear Corporation is present for 22 years and has 6 modern production plants and 2 R&D centers, employing around 9,000 employees.
The company's headquarters is located in Tychy, the remaining branches are located in Bierun, Jarosław, Mielec and Legnica.
More about us :
Due to creation and development of the Central Purchasing Team, we are searching for Category Buyers who will join us and support with their purchasing experience, as well as, language skills.
We have 3 vacancies for people who can easily communicate in below set of languages :
German & English
Italian & English
Czech / Slovak & English
Languages are mandatory so if you don’t have purchasing experience, but you are a quick-learner, please feel free to send us your application.
We offer :
Stable employment : the largest employer among automotive suppliers, for 20 years on the Polish market
Development : 68% of our managers have been promoted internally
Projects realization in international teams
Working environment that values diversity : 48% of our specialists and management are women
Friendly atmosphere : the highest rated factor in internal employee satisfaction surveys (87%).
Opportunity to participate in community support activities (CSR)
Additional benefits : relocation bonus, medical care, group insurance, absenteeism bonus, holiday subsidies, meal subsidies, MultiSport language training
Your tasks will be :
Defining new strategies for mapping and tracking his specific non-production category
Negotiating Lear Supplier Agreements with suppliers to improve cost and prices
Supporting plants with implementation of new prices / suppliers
Managing the quotation process together with the responsible people from plant
Making sure suppliers receive RFQs in line with Lear requirements
Presents supplier comparison and summary to Management for final sourcing decision
Ongoing recommendation for improvement of procedures and processes
We expect from you :
Specific language set skills as mentioned above is mandatory
Experience within non-production purchasing function would be a strong plus
Category management experience would be a huge plus
Strong negotiation abilities, good level of economic awareness
Highly developed planning and organizational skills
Outstanding communication skills coupled with strong customer focus and ability to work with all levels of the organization
If you desire a challenging work environment, want an opportunity to grow and consolidate your skills, this role will be great for you.
For a confidential discussion, please submit your CV in English language.