Manager Purchasing Commodity CAPEX and Tooling (Ref. No.: 21000546)

Manager Purchasing Commodity CAPEX and Tooling (Ref. No.: 21000546)

Yanfeng Slovakia Automotive Interior Systems s. r. o.

Place of work: Slovenská republika, Bratislava
Type of contract: full-time

Information about position

  • Support cost estimates of equipment and tooling for new business bids, working with Program teams, Costing group and Operations personnel.
  • Support ‘Diverse Supplier’, and ‘Low Cost Country’ initiatives where applicable.
  • Prepare and submit ‘requests for quote’ package, manage supplier negotiations, prepare Sourcing Recommendation Forms (SRF’s) and secure appropriate approvals, source new equipment and tooling.
  • Negotiate Engineering Changes in conjunction with the Advanced Manufacturing Engineers.
  • Coordination with Internal equipment and tooling centers to facilitate capacity utilization and efficiency of services.
  • Support ongoing operations by selecting and sourcing suppliers for equipment refurbishment, rebuild and upgrades.
  • Support of proper customs, tariffs/duties, taxes, shipping, and import/exports where required.
  • Support the relevant departments in the acceptance work, financial discussions/settlements, and participate in the verification procedures. Support contract text registration and settlement, and archiving of relevant important documents for verification.
  • Manage supplier payment terms with an emphasis on supplier sustainability, as well as YF cash flow optimization.
  • Support ‘part supplier tooling’ negotiations upon request of ‘Direct Procurement’.
  • Support AME and program teams to select the optimal production processes for new business (AME leads this activity).
  • Continuously improve working methods, optimize operating procedures, collect historical data and share to improve work efficiency; comply with safety and environmental protection policies.
  • Comply with YF Purchasing policies and procedures, as well as legal & ethical obligations.
  • Mentor and lead other buyers to improve their effectiveness and support to more Sr. team members (as appropriate).
  • Meet or exceed defined cost savings/avoidance objectives.

Required education

  • University education (Bachelor's degree)

Requirements for the employee

  • Commercial or technical degree or appropriate job experience 
  • Min. 7 years within automotive or commodity related industry 
  • Min. 2 years as Purchasing Manager or Senior Buyer 
  • Purchasing experience, operational and strategic involvement 
  • Willing to travel and work at customer sites, including industrial manufacturing plants


Spoločnosť Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) je globálnym lídrom v oblasti automobilových interiérov. Spoločnosť YFAI predefinovala, ako ľudia oddychujú a ako sa hrajú v interiéroch svojich vozidiel v súčasnej dobe. Spoločnosť, so sídlom v Šanghaji, má 113 výrobných závodov a technických stredísk v 18 krajinách a zamestnáva viac ako 33 000 ľudí po celom svete. Navrhujú, vyvíjajú a vyrábajú interiérové komponenty pre všetky automobilky. Spoločnosť Yanfeng Automotive Interiors bola založená v roku 2015 a je spoločným podnikom spoločnosti Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd., stopercentnou dcérskou spoločnosťou spoločnosti Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), skupiny výrobcov komponentov SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor) a spoločnosti Adient, medzinárodného lídra v oblasti automobilových sedadiel. Viac informácií nájdete na stránke

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