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Manager Commodity Indirect Procurement



    For our Bratislava Business Center we are currently seeking to recruit an Manager Commodity Indirect Procurement, which is responsible for the assigned region strategic sourcing for a defined commodity/sub commodity such as MRO (Maintenance Repair Operations) / Indirect Products.


    • Ensure the cost-, quality and time-oriented supply of all Adient Plants with the required goods, materials, equipment’s and services under compliance with the respective business plans, budgets and targets.
    • Design the perfect sourcing footprint for the commodity / sub commodity, define the roadmaps and make it happen
    • Design optimal supply base
    • Control and approval of all strategic advanced and operational purchasing activities and decisions for production within the commodity organization
    • Coordination of purchasing targets with the managing board and the related departments
    • Lead, motivate, support and develop purchasing staff members relating to the Commodity core teams
    • Development, coordination and steering of purchasing strategies for all plants that consume commodities
    • Control and improve purchasing controlling and cost analysis in order to guarantee savings- and cost tracking
    • Support of proper Make or Buy decisions
    • Support efforts concerning supply base rationalization and supplier development
    • Guarantee compliance with BOS, PLUS, POS and SOX procedures
    • Leverage of purchases across all ( C )BU’s
    • Structuring and bundling of global and regional aspects within the Commodity organization
    • Improvement of program-profitability as well as of all purchasing activities for the purposes of continuous improvement through global sourcing, long/life-time reductions etc.



    • Commercial or technical degree
    • Min. 2 - 5 years experience within commodity or strategic purchasing, ideally within automotive industry
    • In depth understanding of purchasing tools and practices
    • Strong interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills
    • Target driven with excellent priority setting skills
    • Prepared to travel short trips (Europe)
    • PC knowledge (MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint),
    • Controlling and cost analysis knowledge
    • Relevant SAP knowledge
    • Fluent English


    What we offer:

    • Base gross monthly salary starting from 2000 Eur
    • 13th salary
    • Meal vouchers fully paid by employer
    • Language courses
    • Flexible working time, extra holiday entitlement, wedding allowance, child birth allowance, jubilee allowance, relocation allowance
    • Health, safety and ergonomics events, training sessions
    • Active life with colleagues full of various sports activities (swimming, yoga, tennis, volleyball etc.)
    • Multisport card
    • Massage at workplace, modern relax areas and game room

    Adient is committed to equal employment opportunity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We are looking forward to receiving your application including your salary expectations and your earliest availability date. If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact Michal Majzlan on .




    Bratislava Business Centre