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Continental R&D_Prototype Purchasing Specialist _Sibiu _VED ESS RCC in Sibiu, Romania

R&D_Prototype Purchasing Specialist _Sibiu _VED ESS RCC



Job Description

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  • Checking the Shopping Carts and Purchasing Requisitions regarding compliance and cost saving potentials

  • Price maintenance of the purchasing requisition & Continuous improvement of the efficiency and lead time of this process

  • Tracking of achieved savings & improvements

  • Define, communicate and enforce purchasing & compliance rules for prototype material within the organization (e.g. by training & checklist)

  • Define local supplier strategy & supplier panel for mechanical prototype suppliers / find synergies between the requirements of the different prototype shops

  • Negotiating frame contracts & Ensure that our suppliers fulfill minimum requirements regarding certifications, NDAs, CoC and insurances (only relevant for prototype suppliers and distributors)

  • Identify and realize cost saving potentials in prototype material / Systematic PVO Analysis to define focus & identify cost saving potential

  • Ensure mutual substitution in case of vacation or illness within the HUB HU_RO Prototype PUR team

  • Forster information exchange & best practice sharing between the Prototype Purchasers in the HUB Job Requirements Essential Skills/Qualifications

  • University degree in a relevant field;

  • 2-3 years of experience in various procurement functions;

  • Advanced negotiation skills;

  • Good command of English;

  • Microsoft Office tools; Advanced Excel knowledge

  • SAP experience; Desirable Skills/Qualifications

  • 2-3 years of experience in project functions in automotive industry;

  • Automotive industry knowledge;

  • Rubber/plastics/metal materials knowledge;

  • Supplier evaluation & contract law. Comp & Ben:

  • Pay for Performance;

  • Achievement Bonus & Rewards;

  • Referral Bonus;

  • Work Time Flexibility: mobile-work, part-time contracts, sabbatical, flexible working hours;

  • Relocation Bonus (when applicable);

  • System for Rewarding Improvement Ideas;

  • Kindergarten on Site (partial subvention);

  • Private Health Insurance Services (global provider, > 700 medical partners);

  • Private Travel Insurance (valid worldwide);

  • Restaurant and Coffee Corner on Site: daily discount, live cooking, international cuisine & outdoor terrace;

  • Community Events;

  • Many other benefits to enjoy after work (in partnership with Benefits Online, > 2.000 offers, >800 partners). Career Path:

  • Career path of choice to support Technical, Leadership or Project Management aspirations;

  • Personalized learning perks including digital courses;

  • Ground-breaking projects in Automotive and Tech;

  • Private Academic Scholarships (Bachelor/Master/PhD).Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent, and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2020, Continental generated sales of €37.7 billion and currently employs around 235,000 people in 58 countries and markets. In 2021, the company celebrates its 150th anniversary. Continental Romania: In the time frame 1999 - 2020, Continental invested about € 2 billion in its Romanian operations. All the corporation’s five business areas are represented in Romania. The company has seven production units and four research and development centers in the cities of Timisoara, Sibiu, Carei, Nadab, Brasov and Iasi. Continental cooperates in one joint venture in Iasi and has a tire distribution center in Bucharest. Continental employed over 20.100 colleagues by the end of 2020, out of which a third are engineers and IT specialists.Continental dezvoltă tehnologii și servicii inovatoare pentru mobilitatea sustenabilă și interconectată a oamenilor şi a bunurilor acestora. Compania cu profil tehnologic fondată în 1871 oferă soluții sigure, eficiente, inteligente și accesibile pentru autovehicule, mașini, trafic și transport. Continental a realizat în 2020 o cifră de afaceri de 37,7 miliarde de euro și are în prezent aproximativ 235.000 de angajați în 58 de țări și piețe. În 2021, compania aniversează 150 de ani de la înființare. Continental Romania: În perioada 1999-2020, Continental a investit circa 2 miliarde de euro în activităţile din România. Toate cele 5 arii de activitate ale companiei sunt reprezentate în România. Continental deţine șapte unităţi de producţie și patru centre de inginerie în Timişoara, Sibiu, Carei, Nădab, Brașov şi Iaşi. Compania este partener într-un joint-venture în Iași şi are un centru de distribuţie a anvelopelor în București. Continental avea la finalul anului 2020 peste 20.100 de angajaţi, din care peste o treime reprezentată de ingineri și informaticieni și va continua să angajeze în funcție de viitoarele proiecte Job Type Division Footer Text Ready to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application. About Continental The Autonomous Mobility and Safety Business Area integrates safety technologies and controls vehicle dynamics to ensure safe and comfortable driving. The objective is to implement "Vision Zero", the vision of accident-free driving. Autonomous Mobility and Safety's components and system capabilities are prerequisites for autonomous mobility. Job Category Purchasing Country Romania Division Autonomous Mobility and Safety (AMS)