Purchasing Specialist

KNORR-BREMSE Systemy Pojazdów Szynowych Sp. z o.o.

  • Rzeszów

    Rzeszów, Subcarpathia
  • offer expired 2 months ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • specialist (Mid / Regular), senior specialist (Senior)

Your responsibilities

  • delivery of all purchasing-relevant key figures (Material Availability, Delivery Performance, Turnrate, Process Efficiency, Savings Implementation) including regular tracking, implementation of improvement actions,

  • maintaining and developing relations with suppliers, market monitoring, periodic evaluation and audit of suppliers,

  • acquisition and introduction of new/alternative sources of supply of goods and services,

  • continuous improvement of internal processes (from a purchasing and logistics point of view and in connection with external suppliers),

  • purchasing of materials in accordance with production department demands with a timely manner,

  • provides daily communication and feedback to Logistic & Production Planners, Warehouse and Manufacturing operations in terms of material availability.

Our requirements

  • higher education (technical specialization would be an asset),

  • minimum 2 years of relevant experience in purchasing and procurement in an industrial company,

  • skills in the procurement and materials management modules of SAP as well as in the application of the MS Office modules (good Excel knowledge would be a strong plus),

  • fluent level of English,

  • excellent analytical skills and detail oriented work style,

  • excellent time-management and prioritizing skills,

  • ability to negotiate,

  • team player with strong organizational skills.

What we offer

  • attractive salary and package,

  • creative and challenging work in an international environment,

  • interesting projects and development opportunities,

  • friendly atmosphere and team support,

  • attractive benefits package (e.g. private medical care, sports card, life insurance, holiday allowance),

  • incentive programs.


  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • sharing the costs of professional training & courses

  • life insurance

  • holiday funds

If you feel you are the Purchasing Specialist we are looking for, please submit your application via the contact form.

KNORR-BREMSE Systemy Pojazdów Szynowych Sp. z o.o.

Knorr-Bremse is a global market leader for braking systems and a leading supplier of other safety-critical subsystems for rail and commercial vehicles. Knorr-Bremse products contribute to greater safety and energy efficiency on roads and railroads around the world. With a history going back over 114 years and significantly higher-than-average growth for many decades now, Knorr-Bremse is one of Germany’s most successful industrial companies.

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