Commodity Buyer

ZF - Farmington Hills, MI3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $55,000 - $81,000 a year
Job Description
Purchasing professional that executes purchases of passive electronics, in addition to studying and analyzing general market conditions to ensure that materials are purchased at competitive prices.

Position Responsibilities
Develops commodity or part family strategies
Negotiates contracts with suppliers and ultimately ensures that materials are of the quality and quantity negotiated
The position reports to Senior Manager Commodity Passive Electronics. Key measurables are:
1. Business Plan Savings Target achievement
2. Sourcing Excellence (On Time Sourcing + price target achievement)
3. Global Competitive Sourcing for 30% of the related spend
4. Implementation and continuous improvement of related Part Family Strategies

Education & Experience Requirements
Bachelor's degree required: Engineering, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or similar. Master's degree preferred.
3+ years of related experience. Experience in purchasing of electronics for the automotive industry preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran