Global Commodity Buyer - International Assignment, VIE

Germany, | 4 Monate
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Global Commodity Buyer - International Assignment, VIE-PUR15312



Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer


"New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you’re willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be.”


Our Faurecia Clean Mobility Business Group is looking for a Global Commodity Buyer m/f for its Headquarter   in Augsburg – Germany .



Please note that applications submitted in French cannot be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide. Only applications submitted in English will be considered.

Mission will be in the Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies Business Group (25 countries, 7,5 bn€ Sales, 21,200 employees, 82 sites, 7 R&D Centers, 240 programs in development) Worldwide Leader in Emissions Control.

The role of a Global Commodity Assistant is to support a Global Commodity Director in the task to manage both the supply base and the purchasing network to ensure that the Commodity strategy is properly deployed and ensuring overall global : quality, cost, delivery and innovation competitiveness of suppliers in the panel (3 bn€ / 8 commodities / around 150 suppliers / 16 buyers around the world).

The main missions of the role are:

  • Market researches for identification of alternative Suppliers / Markets in the targeted areas and saving potentials. Market development in terms of pricing and its influencing factors.
  • Assistance in working out the robust panel convergence plan and supplier reduction via lead of resourcing projects in targeted areas
  • Support / develop with the Commodity Director a market strategy considering best market practices and market conditions, prices of a global supply basis (including Low Cost Country suppliers) and global footprint.
  • Provide support on the weekly/monthly follow up of tasks with Purchasing Team in Divisions
  • Support/ join Commodity Director in supplier visits and their professional preparation and monitoring of follow up activities
  • Start to manage a small commodity after the first six month of assignment in accordance with  the Global Commodity Director
  • Running data analyis for dedicated commodities and building up and maintain a data framework






























    The length of the VIE is 12 months renewable

    The V.I.E., an international young graduate program, enables young professionals who are less than 28 and European Union nationals to work for a French company in any country of the world. Becoming part of this program means going abroad to carry out a professional assignment for up to 24 months whilst benefiting from social care coverage and an interesting salary which depends on the host country. Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: and



    The ideal candidate will have/be:


    • Engineering or Business school degree completed with a Master’s degree
    • Practical experience in an industrial/automotive environment is a plus
    • Results orientation with strong written and oral communications skills 
    • Strong analytical mindset
    • Ability to work in a matrix organisation and good communication/interpersonnal skills 
    • International mindset, overseas experience is a plus – understand/ respect cultural diversity
    • Bi/multi-lingual (fluent English required)


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