TE Connectivity BUYER III in ESZTERGOM, Hungary

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

Create alignment on improvement initiatives driving supplier cost, quality, delivery and service performance in strong collaboration with central procurement / supply chain / SD organizations /

Define aligned goals for priority initiatives

Drive agreed initiatives to achieve goals in cross functional collaboration

Tasks Summary & Responsibilities

  • Is responsible for defining supplier strategy for the assigned suppliers and commodities - with strong cooperation with the Manager and Supplier Quality and Supply Chain Management.

  • Is responsible to screen the market to identify suppliers and demands for the future and to identify development partners under guidance.

  • Leading quarterly business reviews with strategic suppliers, preparing and attending Scorecard meetings including review of financial, quality, and delivery performance targets.

  • Drive cost reductions through annual negotiations to meet annual budget objective.

  • Responsible to develop saving plans for the assigned suppliers and commodities to reach the saving target

  • Responsible that the global sourcing process is followed.

  • Responsible to align required capacities with suppliers.

  • Responsible to solve contractual issues/negotiate with suppliers.

  • Responsible to work on process improvements

  • Responsible for data analyses and clean ups

  • Work on assigned Projects


  • 3+ years experience in automotive procurement

  • Bachelor degree in Economics or Industrial Engineering or equivalent

  • Negotiation skills

  • Knowledge of regional and global supplier base for commodity

  • Knowledge in the use of MS Office applications

  • Excellent communication skills in English, German is a plus

  • Analytical skills

Requisition ID: 2017-79360

Business Unit (Current): Transportation Solutions - Automotive

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com