Go further, faster and be #StrongerTogether! We are more successful together. This is why you have the opportunity to become a star in our team.
Our passion makes us a leading international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry as well as a pioneer for the mobility of the future.
Our product portfolio addresses all crucial issues related to powertrain and air conditioning technology both for e-mobility and vehicles with combustion engines.
Today, more than 79,000 employees work on innovative products throughout 160 production locations and 16 major development centers.
Our goal is to shape the mobility of tomorrow let’s be #StrongerTogether. Join our team MAHLE.
Your Role & Responsibilities
Execution of purchase activities
Collect information about prices, suppliers, technical changes within the field of responsibilities.
Clarify demands with related functions.
Align prices and delivery times with requirements.
Clarify the technical requirements and quality requirements based on drawings, specifications etc.
Select suppliers for RFQ process. Initiate technical verification.
Initiate VA / VE activities.
Implement purchase strategies and participate in the development of these in consultation with the supervisor respectively the related lead buyer.
Negotiate quantities, prices, delivery times, and delivery conditions within the authorization related with the position.
Beyond this, prepare requested documentation, support negotiations and initiate internal decisions.
Generate price comparisons with the goal to optimize the supply situation, initiate e.g. VA / VE activities, validations, etc.
Your Skills & Strengths
Work experience >
3 years in purchasing, automotive experience of advantage
Degree in engineering, industrial engineering or business administration
Foreign language skills : English business fluent
Good technical expertise and negotiation skills
In addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities.
Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.