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Global Lead Buyer Train Safety Electronics (M/F/D)

Date: Feb 3, 2019

Location: Hennigsdorf, BR, DE

Global Lead Buyer Train Safety Electronics (M/F/D)-TGPR-DEHE01789058


At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Global Lead Buyer Train Safety Electronics (M/F/D) for site based in Henningsdorf, Germany.

As a Global Lead Buyer, you will be negotiating the key contracts and establish frame agreements with suppliers across all regions. The purpose of the role is to create, maintain and drive the deployment of the Global Commodity Sourcing strategies until supplier’s selection.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Create, maintain and drive the deployment of the Global Commodity Sourcing strategies until supplier’s selection;

• Develop supplier ‘best in class’ performance;

• Ensure a competitive Bid Management;

• Manage material cost reduction activities;

• Build contact network external, cross divisional, cross functional & foster cooperation wherever needed.


• Bachelor or Master Degree in BA or Engineering;

• 3-5 years of experience in procurement related role, including minimum 2 years in strategic sourcing;

• Demonstrated track record of success in commodity related background would be a plus;

• Advanced knowledge in the product/category;

• Experience in matrix organizations;

• Financial awareness, experience in cost structure analysis, cost control activities, target settings;

• Advanced English mandatory and German is a plus.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Job: Buyer
Primary Location: DE-BR-Hennigsdorf
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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