Strategic Buyer M/F

  • EN109, Zona Industrial de Ovar, Lugar da Pardala, Ovar, Portugal
  • Full-time
  • Legal Entity: Bosch Security Systems

Company Description

Welcome to Bosch

Cars drive autonomously, machines speak to each other, and houses become smarter. At Bosch, we turn these visions into reality to improve the quality of life for people all over the world. Start something big and become a part of forward thinkers where you can create something remarkable: Invented for life. Welcome to Bosch.

The Bosch unit in Ovar belongs to the Building Technologies division and is focused on bringing solutions to the market that are shaping the smart cities of the future. The company develops and produces innovative solutions for security and communication systems, fire alarms and electronic displays. With about 700 employees, its success lies in the highly specialized and innovative team and technological know-how.

Job Description

Your contribution to something big: 

  • Strategic purchasing for different material commodities and related suppliers for Bosch Building and Technology;
  • Develop a worldwide strategy for the related commodities,
  • Optimization of the existing supplier portfolio to fulfill future business requirements.
  • Developing all commercial aspects of supplier management like negotiations of contracts, price negotiations, give support for logistic and quality topics, benchmark activities.
  • Regular monitoring of the supplier performance, participating in visits, audits and assessments of related suppliers;
  • Support in the industrialization of new Bosch products, namely through the early involvement of the suppliers, in cooperation with technical buyers.


What distinguishes you:

  • Bachelor's degree / Master's degree in engineering (Electronic or Mechanical) or business management;
  • Proven experience as buyer for at least 2 years;
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written);
  • Good knowledge of commercial techniques;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Good organizational skills;
  • Team player

Additional Information

What we offer you:

Challenges in an international environment | career opportunities in one of the best companies in the world | flexible hours | medical services | discounts for employees | sports and health related activities | canteen | good access to public transports | space for creativity.

Success stories don´t just happen. They are made...

Make it happen! We are looking forward to your application!

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