bookmark_border Senior Buyer
  • domainTREMEC
  • location_cityZedelgem


As Senior Buyer, you are responsible for leading the purchasing function to meet and execute year-over-year cost reductions using traditional and non-traditional methods:

  • You will identify, analyse and execute business opportunities in order to generate sustainable benefits for the company.
  • You will support all plants within a region in a matrix organization and insure supplier performance and accomplishment with the TREMEC Quality System
  • You are able to travel 20% of the time and periodically work non-traditional business hours to manage a global environment.


  • You preferably have a Master's degree in Industrial Engineering, Electromechanics or Design and Production Technology.
  • You have a minimum of 2-4 years of experience in procurement in the automotive industry environment (tier 1 or tier 2).
  • You have a strong technical insight in combination with a commercial flair. Experience with the various production processes for mechanical parts is seen as an asset.
  • You possess strong analytical and negotiation skills.
  • You have good interpersonal and leadership skills in order to work with people at all levels within and outside TREMEC globally in a professional manner.
  • You have knowledge of IATF 16949 or QS-9000 Quality Specifications.
  • You have insight into the logistical flow of goods and experience with an ERP package (SAP).
  • You are stress resistant, have the necessary perseverance and excellent problem solving skills.
  • You are able to travel 20% of the time and periodically work non-traditional business hours.
  • You are fluent in English. Knowledge of German, French and Dutch is an added value.


  • A supportive climate where you get on-the-job training that is tailored to your skills and in line with our needs.
  • A high-tech environment that is full of creative and technical talent.
  • A varied job, where you will be continually expanding your knowledge.
  • A dynamic work atmosphere, good opportunities for training and growth, an organisation with a low-level hierarchy, an inspiring company culture and an attractive remuneration package.
  • Published 06 April 2020
  • City Zedelgem
  • Region West Flanders
  • Sector Logistics & Distribution
  • Education Master's Degree
  • Function Type Clerk
  • Experience At least 2 years experience
  • Language skills English
  • Company TREMEC
  • Function Human Capital Manager
  • Person HR