Product Category Purchaser (m/f/d)

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions for almost every industry on the planet. And we are where we are because our talents brought us here. By specializing in the polymer engineering that makes innovation and application possible, Trelleborg works closely with leading industry brands to accelerate their performance, drive their business forward—and along the way, shape the industry and progress that will benefit humankind in the exciting years ahead. Our people are Shaping Industry from the Inside. Why don´t you join us? 


TUR - Istanbul
Last application date 2022-08-31 Location: TUR - Istanbul

We are looking for a Product Category Purchaser (m/f/d) for our Global Purchasing Team in Istanbul. 

Scope of your role

  • Lead and develop a category, suppliers & sourcing strategy
  • Single point of contact to the suppliers for commercial, strategic and critical escalations issues
  • Manage key RFQ with strategic suppliers according to RFQ split-rules
  • Manage quotation process for new project
  • Analyze supplier costs, steer supplier selection & sourcing decisions
  • Define, adapt and sign-off contract scopes (T&C, Specific agreements)
  • Rationalize supplier base according global strategy
  • Identify, select and develop suppliers according to business needs
  • Monitor supplier performance indicators for rating and sourcing purposes
  • Steer business allocation and savings by using synergy and global leverage
  • Manage supplier costs reduction and bonus plans
  • Monitor suppliers panel in term of risks: dependency exposure, financial status

Your Qualifications

  • Degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience
  • 2-4 years experience in a purchasing function in a distribution or logistics environment
  • Experience working with ERP systems, JD Edwards preferred
  • Experience working with PC and MS Office, especially Excel
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good in spoken and written English

Our benefits for you

  • Modern multicultural work environment 
  • Extensive product training 
  • Supportive company culture  
  • Very good traffic connections and services 
  • Flexible work hours with mobile work quantum

#Start shaping industry from the inside#

Please submit your CV in English language. Feel free to contact our HR Recruitment Team for any questions: 

Stefani Sabotinova/ HR
Phone: +497117864749

Heike Gall/ HR 
Phone: +49 711 7864 399



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