Aachen

Commodity Lead Buyer (m/f/d)

Aachen

Commodity Lead Buyer (m/f/d)

This is what you achieve...

  • End-2-End Purchasing responsibility for the defined commodity group 
  • Single point of contact for all internal stakeholders and the one voice to the suppliers for the commodity group in question 
  • Lead and manage all sourcing activities related to the concerned commodity 
  • Lead and strive for target BOM cost accomplishment for its commodity in alignment and collaboration with peer functions 
  • Proactive supply base performance management, including initiation, coordination and leading cross functional activities such as VA/VE, … 
  • Coordinating the change management process and manage the respective BOM cost impact in close collaboration and support by its peer functions 
  • Provide accurate supplier masterdata in the ERP system 
  • Accountable for all procurement deliverables as defined in e.GO Product development Process (PEP), on time and in full

This is what you bring...

  • Successfully completed Degree with a focus on Business Administration / Engineering or comparable qualifications 
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in a purchasing position in the automotive industry (Tier 1 experience desirable)
  • Demonstrated supply base management and development track record leading to benchmark TCO business impact 
  • State of the art procurement competency and business intelligence 
  • In depth knowledge of the value chain, materials, manufacturing processes and cost drivers for its commodity 
  • Global supply base/supplier market insight and collaboration track record for its commodity
  • Good knowledge of MS Office systems and ERP systems 
  • PLM knowledge considered a plus 
  • P2P process experience considered a plus
  • International assignment and experience abroad considered a plus
  • High communication competence at all levels of the company 
  • High reliability § Business fluent in English 
  • Good knowledge of German a plus, any extra language is considered a plus 
  • Analytic and strategic, yet hands on, an 80/20 doer
  • Adaptable and resilient with a positive mindset 
  • Respectfully determined and persistent with a clear target orientation and target commitment 
  • Capable to prioritize and to create and keep focus 
  • Strong capability to communicate and partner with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Capability to inspire and engage others without disciplinary power 
  • Capability to provide leadership and guidance for commodity buyer activities and tasks (negotiation preparation, data quality maintenance, ordering process, offer analysis and comparison, …) 
  • International and intercultural team player
  • A high level of independence and resilience 
  • High level of flexibility and commitment 
  • High level of pragmatism and solution orientation 
  • Willingness to travel

Your Benefits...

  • Dynamic: As part of the e.GO team, you will take responsibility for a wide range of activities in your area of work
  • e.GO Team: Flat hierarchies, fast decision-making processes and real team cohesion help you to develop quickly in our varied working atmosphere
  • Flexible working: Flexitime and the opportunity to work from any location two days a week
  • In the thick of it instead of just being there: With us, you have the opportunity to put our urban speedsters through their paces and take them out for a weekend drive
  • Corporate benefits: well-known manufacturers and brands regularly offer us great deals and discounts
  • Mobility benefits: As a company that is all about mobility, it is particularly important to us to keep you mobile. We support you with a subsidised Germany ticket for the use of public transport
  • Future: Permanent employment with 30 days' holiday 
  • Lots of fun: We celebrate our successes together at exuberant team events
  • Modern office: At our e.GO location in Aachen, you will have access to state-of-the-art infrastructure including charging stations for electric cars and modern office equipment with height-adjustable desks from a regional furniture store
  • Company pension scheme: Your health and well-being are a matter close to our hearts. We offer you an attractive company pension scheme with Allianz and a company health management programme

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