Commodity Manager Hungary

As a Commodity Manager you are responsible for the overall procurement of an assigned product group

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Company information

DAF Trucks NV is an international truck manufacturer with a growing marketshare. DAF produces its trucks in Eindhoven (Netherlands), Westerlo (Belgium) and Leyland (United Kingdom). DAF is a dynamic organization with a no-nonsense culture and direct communication. DAF Trucks NV is part of PACCAR Inc., operating worldwide with the brands Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF.
At the Hungarian site of DAF 130 employees are working on strengthening further DAF's market position. DAF Hungary offers job opportunities in the field of Purchasing, Supplier Quality Management, Marketing & Sales, Finance, After Sales, Network Development and Controlling.

Function description

As a Commodity Manager you are responsible for the overall procurement of an assigned product group.

  • You will act as the ‘spider in the web’ between external suppliers and the internal customers
  • You will be responsible for a sound supplier selection and perform the contract negotiations
  • You will buy the necessary products subject to the most favourable conditions in terms of quality, price and delivery reliability
  • You will be active in early supplier involvement in new developments. In addition, you constantly engage in conducting market research and benchmarking in order to respond quickly to new market trends

Function Requirements

  • You have a completed bachelor or master degree in e.g. commercial automotive engineering, or (technical) business studies;
  • You have 2 - 5 years work experience with the ambition to grow as a professional buyer in the automotive industry;
  • You possess good communication skills, are representable and a skilled negotiator;
  • You have excellent communication skills in English and Hungarian

Job conditions

DAF offers an inspiring and challenging work environment. You’re not just choosing a job, you’re choosing for a career at DAF. Interesting work, excellent employment conditions, a pleasant working environment and excellent career and development possibilities.

Please note that this position is located in Zsámbék. The position is graded in Hungarian salary grades.

Contact information

If you recognize yourself in this profile and would like to take this challenge, we invite you to apply.


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