• Quality Management
  • immediately , permanent
  • full-time (40 hrs.)
  • Friedberg, Germany

Global Supplier Manager (m/f/d)

Job description

Would you like to develop your ideas and creativity at the headquarters of a global player in the
automotive supply industry? We provide secure connections and data transmission, our future
future-proof products are used by well-known customers in the automotive and agricultural industries.


  • Support and development of our supplier base

  • Global coordination of our supplier management

  • Coordination and execution of regular external strategy and review meetings

  • Global planning and execution of the audit program

  • Analysis and processing of complaints in cooperation with the purchasing department

  • Clarification, definition and monitoring of corrective actions in case of deviations

  • Creation of risk-based classifications

  • KPI-based portfolio management as well as creation and assessment of evaluations

  • Supporting the specialist departments in the selection and evaluation of suppliers

  • Active support in the further development of our processes

  • Responsibility for escalation management

  • International travel activity at least 20


  • Successfully completed studies (at least bachelor) in engineering or economics

  • Several years of professional experience in a similar position in the automotive industry

  • Good technical understanding and passion for technology

  • Relevant knowledge of IATF 16949 and VDA 6.3

  • Good knowledge of ERP, preferably SAP, HANA knowledge advantageous

  • Confident handling of Excel

  • Good written and spoken German and English, other languages advantageous

  • Independent and solution-oriented way of working, team player with pleasure in dealing with external parties


  • Challenging field of activity with international orientation
  • Room for ideas and creativity
  • Pleasant working environment, mutual appreciation, teamwork, "open door" philosophy
  • Flexible working hours, mobile working and much more