Purchasing Parts

Working at DAF Purchasing

Department

Purchasing Parts

Purchasing Parts purchases products and parts for PACCAR Parts. PACCAR Parts supplies high-quality truck and trailer parts, integrated service concepts and support solutions to meet the needs of transport professionals. PACCAR Parts exclusively distributes and sells parts under various brand names via the DAF dealer network, which comprises more than 1000 dealers. PACCAR Parts has more than 100,000 different items.

Working for Purchasing Parts allows you to utilize your commercial skills. As a purchaser in Purchasing Parts, you purchase parts that are sold on directly around the world by DAF dealers. You therefore work closely with Marketing & Sales professionals and Pricing specialists at PACCAR Parts.

Career opportunities

Purchasing Manager Parts

Commercial discussion partner with good negotiating skills.

Job description

As a Purchasing Manager Parts (internally called a Commodity Manager), you are responsible for the entire purchasing process for truck and trailer parts. You are the link between external suppliers and internal customers. Amongst other things, you are responsible for selecting suppliers and carry out contract negotiations. This is done by focusing on quality, price and reliability of supply. Based on key performance indicators, you demand continuous improvement from your suppliers. You strive to involve suppliers as early as possible in our development processes. You also continuously undertake market research and benchmarking in order to benefit from new trends in the global supplier market.

Job profile
You possess a higher vocational or university qualification. NEVI 1 and 2 diplomas are strongly preferred. You preferably have several years' experience in truck and trailer parts and have in-depth knowledge of these parts and the market. You have experience in working internationally and a good knowledge of English and, preferably, German. You have good communication and business skills, and are entrepreneurial.

Are you interested in working at DAF?
If you are interested in a career within Purchasing Parts and match the job profile above, have a look at our current vacancies in Purchasing and send us an application today. If there are no suitable vacancies at this moment, please send us an open application. Purchasing Parts is frequently looking for new Purchasing Managers to strengthen the team. We look forward to receiving your CV and covering letter.

For further information, please contact Hester Bax, Corporate Recruiter, on +31 (0)40 214 2986 or at Hester.bax@daftrucks.com.


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