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Commodity Buyer VIE

Date:  11-Sep-2022
Country/Region:  CZ
City:  BAKOV
Contract Type:  VIE
Requisition ID:  27303



Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer


New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you are willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be!


Faurecia’s VIE Program?


The VIE Program of Faurecia is an international young graduate program, which enables young graduates native from the European Economic Area (EU + Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland) aged between 18 and 28 to work for one of our subsidiary around the world!


Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: and


PLEASE NOTE: your application must be submitted in English to be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide.

PLEASE NOTE: as part of your international development, you cannot perform a VIE in the country of your citizenship.


Your position and environment?


Our FCM BG European Division is looking for a Commodity Buyer  VIE POSITION M/F in our Bakov plant, Czech Republic. 



Your role and responsibilities?


As a Commodity Buyer  Europe you will work closely with program purchasing buyers, series buyers, costing team and suppliers.

Main missions :


1.Create Purchasing Performance :

•Identify savings opportunities

•Supplier benchmark

•Participate to supplier negotiation

•Lead resourcing actions

•Supplier Panel Management


2. Reporting:

•Update and monitor KPIs

•Prepare monthly reporting

3. Operational support

•Monthly price update

•Blocked invoices management

•Implementation of factoring solution

You will actively contribute to commodity purchasing strategy  and  also ensure purchasing targets are achieved.

You will interact with purchasing community, costing team, suppliers and our Back Office Team.

Who are you?

The ideal candidate will have/be:


•Master’s degree (with a purchasing specialization)

•First experience in automotive or similar industry is a plus

•You are a fluent English speaker

•Willing to learn pragmatically

•Open-minded, proactive and autonomous

•Good communicator, active listener with analytical skills

•Able to provide “fresh eyes” on current organization

•At ease with international mindset

•Able to evolve within a matrix organization

•Resilient, calm but dynamic and agile


The mission will last 24 months.