For our client we are looking for a Operational Buyer

Are you a fast learning and flexible person who wants to work in a high technology area of Automotive, the Exterior Trim? You will be part of the Exterior System team with 10 buyers and you will be responsible to secure running projects and day to day business. The group belongs to Exterior Purchasing and we work with components such as Glass, Mirrors, Roof system and Exterior trim parts.

Job description:

Daily tasks and responsibilities

– Act as main contact for commercial issues towards the suppliers base for running production

– Negotiate commercial and time consequences at suppliers connected to design changes in vehicle projects incl establish agreements

– Lead price negotiations, during program phase as well as running production changes

– Participate in cross functional teams within Engineering, Quality and Manufacturing

– Drive continuous improvement activities within purchasing and suppliers

– Support yearly commercial negotiations with the objective to reduce cost and price for the


– Administration work involves transactions, updating price files, reporting of performance

– Work toward individual targets

– Carry out market test analysis and benchmarking studies

Required skills:

Economical alt. Technical education at University or likewise

Able to plan and drive your own work and deliver result in time

Skills in negotiation and really enjoys to negotiate

Good skills in communication, especially in English



– Motivated by identifying/enabling/creating new solutions and new business opportunities in this area

– Strong and creative problem solving skills are needed

– Target oriented and enjoys challenges, likes doing business and wants to win.

– Good skills in team cooperation

– Confident to take on a project leader role in cross functional teams

– High integrity

Start: Asap

Duration: 2019-01-31

Location: Gothenburg

Work load: 100%

Working language: English

Please, apply directly through our system with

– your updated CV

– your hourly rate (all included)

– name and telephone number to 2 reference persons eWork can contact (we will contact your reference persons first after contact with you)

– information on when you are available to start

– in the Motivation describe why you are suitable for this assignment – refer to earlier assignments, employments, education and personal qualities.

Tagged as: Purchasing/agreements

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