Plant Buyer

Plant Buyer

Job ID:  12899

Juarez, MX




Plant Buyer


Job ID: 12899


Location: MX-CH-Juarez-Aerotech


Salary Classification: SG9/10


  • Carrying out all purchasing activities in the area of materials for witch the post-holder is responsable, with a médium to high degree of difficuly and/or larger PV's with the objective of optimizing supply and generating a contribution to operating profit while taking into account optimatization of the total cost of ownership.
  • .Contract and price negotiations for medium to large volumes to contibute to the profiability of the company
  • ...Definition of procurement strategies to ensure the long-term, cost-effective supply of materials
  • Implementation of alternative  procurement sources to minimize stock replacement times, inventory levels and costs
  • .Regular contacts with interface partners to recognize developments (in market, demand, etc) and exert influence accordingly
  • Regular contacts with interface partners to recognize developments (in market, demand, etc) and exert influence accordingly
  • Producing  forecasts and internal figures to supply basic data for corporate planning (costing data) and reporting
  • When required, responsible to participate on the meetings for new changes and complete your assigned activities on a timely manner
  • Analysis and controlling of contractual agreements to prepare renegotiations/ subsequent negotiations, initiate appropriate measures and guarantee supplies
  • ▪Supplier management to get the best suppliers and guarantee an optimum supply chain
  • ▪Interdisciplinary working group/Project work to exert influence and optimize internal processes and procedures
  • support in al applicable to Norms and comertial allianz  BASC, C-TPAT y OEA,, to accomplish legal and no legal requeriments. 
  • Support  in all related to norms ans stands such us OHSAS 18001, ISO 50001, ISO 14001 & IATF 16949,  as well as BASC, C-TPAT y OEA,   in all related to the current funtion , to acomplish in legan and no legal requeriments 
  • Bachelors Deggree (engineering /Business administration and /or2 years of experience in Direct purchasing & in the automotive industry (prefered) or other areas related in SCM
  • '2 years in strategic purchasing for mechanical components
  • '2 years of experience in project management & purchasing proceses




Working Time: Full time 


Business Unit: VT Operations 


Department: VT O AM CJ1 PUR Purchasing 



EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to Careers@conti-na.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.7425. This telephone line and email address are reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application, if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a call back.

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2020, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of around 8 billion Euros and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.