Program Buyer
South Haven, MI 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description
Vibracoustic is part of the Freudenberg Group. The company ensures a smooth and quiet ride experience in every vehicle. We are driven by our purpose of adding comfort to mobility and providing the perfect solution for the NVH challenges of our automotive customers. As a leading supplier, Vibracoustic is the right place for open-minded, ambitious team-players with a hands-on mentality. Our innovative, safe and dynamic working atmosphere offers many opportunities for your personal growth and development in a global network. Want to join the team? You support our team as Program Buyer
  • Define single PO, Tool PO, and Scheduling Agreements in ERP System (SAP/Aurora).
  • Request For Quote processing.
  • Price negotiation on product level.
  • Analysis and evaluation of supplier quotations.
  • Selection of series suppliers together with Purchasing Manager/Commodity Manager.
  • Responsible for optimized product cost in close cooperation with the development team.
  • Cost evaluation, value analysis, and evaluation of alternative materials or production processes on product level.
  • Preparation of relevant market data, reports, and presentations.
  • BS in technical field.
  • Two years' experience in purchasing in automotive industry preferred.
  • Technical knowledge of Vibracoustic's main commodities: compounds, stampings, aluminum die casting, tubes, extensions, etc. preferred.
  • Project management skills in automotive industry.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • ERP system experience.
  • Strong presentation, organization, problem solving, and communication skills required.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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