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.”
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.
Our Faurecia Clean Mobility Business Group
- Europe Division is hiring VIEs in the field of Purchasing in Augsburg, Germany.
Come join our team and lay the foundation for a bright career in the automotive industry!
Our Europe Division Headquarter in Augsburg is home to well-established teams in the field of Program, Series and Commodity Purchasing and offers plenty of opportunities to take on challenging missions in an international, fast-paced environment.
Candidates will during their mission rotate through two of the three teams and work of the following topics:
Be the key link between the program team and the purchasing
Direct performance follow-up from development phase until industrialization: manage suppliers, compare costs with objectives, ensure quality during the program phase, and respect delivery deadlines
Ensure early involvement of plant purchasing team to secure a safe launch of the new production
Monitor the monthly performance for the plants in scope, analyse deviations, define and follow-up on corrective actions
Lead and monitor the execution of the cost productivity actions for his/her plants and ensure adequate escalation in case needed
Support the Material Planner in supply crisis management, and ensure proper escalation where necessary
Be the owner of the Plant Quality Claim System (QSS) and coordinate the cost recovery with the finance department
Screen parts from plants and assess market prices (benchmark) in close collaboration with the Commodity Leaders
Support the Commodity Leaders in the development of market strategies
Monitor the supplier productivity and achieve budget savings in close collaboration with Series buyers
Coordinate/perform monthly price updates for the respective commodity
- ensure the implementation and follow-up on any deviation
Master the regular reporting of his/her activities following defined policies and provide accurate forecasts
The VIE position will last 12 months (renewable once until 24 months).
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: https://www.civiweb.com/EN/index.aspx and http://careers.faurecia.com/job-offers
The ideal candidate will have/be:
Master's degree in business or engineering, specialization in purchasing a plus
First internship experience in a purchasing function, preferably in an industrial environment
High level of results orientation with strong written and oral communications skills
Mature, autonomous, able to work in a matrix organization
International mindset, first experience abroad is an advantage
Bi/multi-lingual (English mandatory, German is a plus)