HELLA Romania S.R.L.
Andreea Elena Balogh
Str. Hella, Nr. 3
307200 Ghiroda-Timisoara


HELLA is a global, family-owned company listed on the stock exchange with approx. 38,000 employees at 125 locations in more than 35 countries. The HELLA Group develops and manufactures lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry. In addition, the group has one of the largest trade organizations for automotive parts, accessories, diagnosis, and services within Europe. With sales of approx. 6.6 billion Euros in fiscal year 2016/2017, the HELLA Group is one of the top 40 automotive suppliers in the world.

Operational Buyer

Location Ghiroda-Timisoara, Romania

Your Tasks
  • Support cross functional program team prototype meetings and ensure ownership of purchasing tasks related to early build requirements.
  • Understand prototype supply  timing in an effort to provide the best scenario for material requirement dates.
  • Support Prototype Coordinator from initial milestone planning through build event closure.
  • Issue RFQ’s to selected supply base, and negotiate best timing/pricing/tooling strategy.
  • Create or  process workflows for early build events.
  • Issue SAP Purchase Orders for tools and components  to suppliers for early/prototype builds.
  • Work and align closely with Prototype Manufacturing Engineering, Project Manager, Purchasing, Shipping,to develop a strategy for each build event.
  • Closely follow supplier tooling and lead times to support build events and program milestones.
  • Assist Prototype Manufacturing Engineering with tracking critical deliveries to support build events.
  • If needed support other functions with SAP input, RFQ followup, and special projects


Your Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business discipline.
  • One (1) – three (3) years job related experience.
  •  Knowledge of supply chain.
  •  Minimum knowledge of contract law. 
  •  Negotiation skills.
  •  Very good oral and written communication skills.
  •  Business proficient in English, other foreign languages are a plus.

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing your desired salary and reference number HRO-E-OSC.

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