About Autoneum
Autoneum is globally leading in acoustic and thermal management for vehicles. The Company develops and produces multifunctional, lightweight components and systems for interior floor and engine bay as well as the underbody. Customers include almost all automobile manufacturers in Europe, North & South America, Asia and Africa. Autoneum operates 55 production facilities and employs around 13000 people in 25 countries. The Company with its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange
(ticker symbol AUTN).

Currently we are looking for:

Indirect Category Buyer

Poland - Katowice - 100%

Your responsibilities

Central position managing strategic indirect purchasing activities in given Categories across BGEU.

Position is focused on high value added activities such as negotiation, contract preparation or maintenance a panel of approved suppliers. 

Main tasks:

  • Defining and implementing the purchasing and supplier strategy
  • Price and contract negotiations 
  • Follow trends on the market and forecast price level 
  • Consolidation of supplier panel and reduction of end-tail suppliers
  • Roll out best practice in class suppliers
  • Management of supplier evaluation and follow up

Your qualifications

  • Significant experience of the purchasing activity within a global organization as well as within an automotive environment with special focus to indirect material 
  • Proactiveness and persistency to the targets
  • Highly competent in relationships with suppliers in order to negociate in the most effective way
  • Familiar with IT tools for Purchasing application & processes
  • Very good English in written and spoken
  • 4 years of experience on Category Buyer position
  • Education –Bachelor level


  • Possibility to grow in international environment
  • Private healthcare for you and option to extend to your family/partner
  • Group insurance
  • Social Fund benefits
  • Flexible working hours (we start between 7 and 9 am)
  • Fitness program
  • Good atmosphere of work
  • Ability to use foreign languages on a daily basis
  • Trainings and development opportunities
Autoneum Poland Sp z o.o.
ul. Owsiana 60a . 40-780 Katowice
T +48 32 721 97 02

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