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Senior Technical Purchaser (m/f/d) Engine

Don’t just go to work; become part of a unique company within a fast-moving industry. TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Europe – creating excitement through team spirit and advanced technology!


We are looking for a Senior Technical Purchaser (m/f/d) for engine components to be part of our research and development, customer and works motorsport team in Cologne, Germany.


Are you a team player who thrives on responsibility, with strong analytical and negotiating skills? Then you are the right person to take on this challenge. Experience team work and be inspired by the passion of our 450-strong workforce for motorsport and automotive projects.


Your tasks:

  • manage the buying process for engine components in line with specified costs, quality, quantity and delivery target
  • evaluate suppliers and participate in the selection process, handle cost estimations and ensure budget framework is observed
  • align with project leaders on demands
  • facilitate the exchange between technical areas and supplier
  • responsible for Supplier and Quality Management


The successful candidate will:

  • have an engineering/business degree or a degree in a relevant discipline
  • have at least 5 years of relevant working experience purchasing engine components (ideally motorsport industry)
  • have professional negotiation skills
  • show sound knowledge of SAP-MM, Siemens TeamCenter and MS Office
  • be fluent in English, german language skills are a plus
  • be open for business travels from time to time


What we offer:

  • exciting projects and a place for technical freedom and innovation to get things moving
  • attractive benefits packages e.g. competitive remuneration, social benefits, 30 days annual holiday, car leasing, free on-site gym
  • a challenging, fulfilling workplace in a multi-national company within a familiar atmosphere - driven by fascination and passion