Bcomp Ltd. is a young and dynamic Swiss company specialised in the development, marketing and sales of natural fibre composite solutions for high-performance applications. With a background in the sports industry, and after establishing ourselves in motorsports, we are now entering the large-scale mobility markets. We develop sustainable lightweighting solutions based on natural fibres in close collaboration with our customers, in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial working environment.
To strengthen its Purchasing team and to further establish it’s place in the large-scale mobility market, Bcomp is looking for a Strategic Purchaser.
The new team member will be in charge of managing a purchasing category to prepare our supply chain to automotive industry standards. We offer a varied purchasing position with strategic responsibilities in an environment based on trust and strong human values.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities
Develop and support category strategy to build up short-, mid- and long term securitisation of the supply chain
Manage, negotiate, and review the supplier agreements to ensure the performance of the suppliers and the agility of the supply chain
Source, challenge and develop potential partnership to extend our supply chain
Assess and manage the risks of your purchasing category
Participate to the new product development projects by leading the purchasing process from sourcing to technical approval in close collaboration with our R&D team and suppliers
Participate to automotive program from sourcing until the start of the production in close collaboration with our project teams and suppliers
Follow, participate and proactively suggest improvements to purchasing process
Support the Bcomp team on any new process implementation to support the growth
Participate actively to the ERP optimisation and ISO, IATF processes in the company
Qualifications and Personal Qualities
Commercial diploma with higher education in Purchasing or equivalent
At least 5 years of experience in purchasing, preferably in an industrial environment
An engineering background and/or experience in automotive industry is an asset
Proven advanced capability in category management, negotiation and problem solving
Ability to work and compromise as project team player
Structured and organized way of working
High resistance to stress
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Fluent in English is a must, French or German is a great advantage, any other language is a plus
Proficient with MS Office, mainly Excel advanced functions
Knowledge of SAP system is a great plus
Readiness to travel in Europe to meet the different partners
Willingness to meet challenges with a proactive, positive and energetic mindset – everything is possible!
We are a small, dynamic, international team working in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial yet equal and respectful environment. Each of us takes responsibility for their work and contributes to a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere based on mutual trust.
More information on bcomp.ch
Do you want to take part in the adventure of a young, fast-moving company, which is in full development to bring sustainable material solutions to the automotive sector? Come on board and contribute to the development of our processes and products with your technical and practical knowledge. Take part in the amazing working atmosphere of our company. We happily invite you to send us your full application through: email@example.com