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ZG - Velimira Škorpika, HRV

Series Production Purchasing Manager

Join Bugatti Rimac: the Ultimate Hypercar Company

 

Bugatti Rimac, as part of the Rimac Group, sees the unique combination of two automotive and technological trailblazers. Leveraging Rimac's nimble agility, technical prowess, and groundbreaking innovation in the electric vehicle sector, coupled with Bugatti's storied +110-year legacy of crafting some of the world's most iconic hypercars, we have emerged as a powerhouse within the hypercar industry.

 

At Bugatti Rimac, we recognize that our most valuable asset is our human capital. The combination of diverse individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, unique capabilities, and talent invested by our employees not only defines our distinctive culture but also significantly contributes to our reputation and overall company achievements.

 

We are in search of exceptional individuals to reinforce our team, and the number one thing we’re after is talent. If you are a creative, problem-solving professional who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, and if you are ready to embrace the challenges that come with pushing the boundaries of automotive and technological excellence, then we want to hear from you.

Join Bugatti Rimac and be part of a team driving automotive innovation to new heights.

This is a rare opportunity for an experienced purchasing professional, to join a fast growing, dynamic, prestige automotive company. To be instrumental in the continuing development and implementation of a World Class Purchasing organisation.

 

You will be responsible for working in partnership with your peers in Production and Finance, to deliver Supply Chain performance for the smooth operation of all manufacturing facilities.

 

You will have a proven track record of driving change and delivering significant supply chain performance improvements in a multi-site, manufacturing environment.

 

Reporting to the Head of Purchasing, you will be responsible for developing and managing a portfolio of suppliers to deliver products on-time, to cost, quality, and performance targets.

 

1. Responsibilities:

 

  • Recruit, develop, and manage a team of purchasing professionals, to develop and manage the supply chain to ensure the smooth running of all production facilities and to drive continuous improvement.

  • Establish appropriate KPI’s to measure performance improvements and cascade objectives to your team.

  • Put in place personnel development, and succession plans.

  • Drive annual cost down programs across the supply chain.

  • Drive annual supplier rationlisation programs to reduce supply base complexity and deliver improved cost performance.

  • Manage EOL (End of Life) supply contracts to ensure continued, uninterrupted supply, for aftermarket and customer care throughout the life of vehicle ownership.

  • Develop and manage long term supplier relationships based on mutual success.

  • Continue to develop and improve procurement processes and systems based on best in practice.

 

2. Required skills and competencies: 

 

  • Degree level education

  • Experience of leading Series Production Procurement in a complex manufacturing environment.

  • Proven track record of delivering results in a high pressure, fast paced working environment.

  • Strong analytical, reporting, and negotiation skills

  • Ability to develop and foster relationships internally and externally

  • Working knowledge and proficiency in ERP system and Microsoft Office

  • Internal/external customer focused 

  • Able to work independently and manage time effectively

  • Results driven 

  • Excellent skills in written & spoken English

  • Driving license: B category

Join Bugatti Rimac and Experience:

 

  • Engaging projects with cutting-edge technology, contributing to world-class solutions
  • Where your work makes a difference
  • Financial support for transportation because we understand the importance of a hassle-free commute
  • Flexible work schedules and remote work options are available, acknowledging the importance of accommodating a variety of professional preferences and optimizing productivity
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage, including additional and supplementary benefits because your well-being is our priority
  • Access to psychological counseling services, demonstrating our commitment to your mental health
  • Kitchen and relaxation zones throughout the office, with complimentary coffee/tea, fresh fruit, and more
  • Fun team-building activities and unforgettable company parties because we believe in the importance of team spirit and having a good time
  • Subsidies for kindergartens, festive Christmas parties for your kids, and thoughtful presents because we value family care
  • Discounts at various stores and clinics, catering to the well-being of both you and your pets