The Freudenberg Group, a global technology group with 48.000 employees in 60 countries, develops leading-edge technologies, and excellent products, solutions and services for more than 30 market segments.
Corteco is one of the leading suppliers of components for the Independent Automotive Aftermarket. As a member of the global Freudenberg Group, we supply over 26,000 products in OEM quality.
Independent garages trust in CORTECO spare parts and therefore benefit from the original quality made by Freudenberg.
Corteco has manufacturing plants / distribution centres in over 17 different countries, but through the Freudenberg Group, we reach customers in 60 countries around the world.
Takes direction from Sourcing Manager. Works cross-functionally with Quality, Category Management and Replenishment to achieve on time new product development launch targets, coordinate product transfers, resourcing activities to achieve cost reductions, improve quality and mitigation of continuation of supply concerns.
Oversees all aspects of supplier performance, such as Total Cost of Quality, On-time delivery, PPV; negotiates and maintains contracts and / or agreements pertinent to the purchase terms and conditions, including, but not limited to : piece price, lead time, minimum and multiple quantities, payment terms, shipping terms, asset management, stocking programs.
Assure all Sourcing & Procurement practices are in compliance with ISO procedures and business laws.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Materials Management / Procurement or Engineering.
5-10 years of Sourcing experience, preferably of mechanical components.
Demonstrates excellent analytical, organization and negotiation skills and ability to plan and prioritize multiple projects
Responsible for maintaining suppliers / product approval matrix
English language : fluent
German language knowledge will be a preferred skill
If you have an entrepreneurial attitude and approach, Freudenberg offers excellent conditions and a corporate culture that fosters your personal development and call for perfection.