Sourcing and Commodity buyer to TitanX Engine Cooling

TitanX Engine Cooling is a global supplier of commercial vehicle engine and transmission cooling solutions to OEMs and the independent aftermarket. TitanX with annual sales of over 2 billion SEK has 800 employees worldwide. The company has manufacturing sites in Sweden, USA, Brazil, China, Mexico and Poland. TitanX is today owned by Tata Autocomp Limited.

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You can make a difference

Purchasing is a strategic part of the company's business, with high professionalism and efficiency as the guiding principle is our goal of reducing the total cost of all purchased parts and services. To achieve the goal of contributing to the company's profitability, it is required that we constantly work on building a competitive and global supplier panel where a high level of service and quality is ensured.

We are hiring a Sourcing and Commodity buyer who will be working in our global purchasing team. Purchasing is a global connected team working with Europe, America, India and China. We are operating in a global market working on global projects. Our environment is intense due to competition and this is what we like. You will be part of building a new organization, a new team and defining roles within Purchasing. We expect you to contribute and bring value to the Purchasing Sweden team, and you will be part of the Purchasing team ESAC (Europe, South America and China).

The position could be based at our sites in Mjällby or Linköping.

Your role

The Sourcing & Commodity buyer is responsible for the execution of the sourcing process for assigned commodities. You analyse, evaluate and execute current processes and practices, develop and execute the sourcing strategy with the objective of ensuring that targets are met within the overall framework of TitanX objectives for assigned commodities. The position is responsible to coordinate and lead local sourcing for assigned commodities, and regional/global sourcing within selected categories.

  • Lead and coordinate assigned commodities and regional/global category sourcing efforts
  • Develop and tune the sourcing process for direct material
  • Design, negotiate and sign contract as per authorization matrix
  • Lead and coordinate customer project purchase activities
  • Manage, develop and maintain supplier relationship panel for assigned commodities
  • Define, Monitor and Track supplier performance
  • Benchmark, analysis and follow-up of market and secure that the best conditions are reached for assigned commodities

Your profile

You like working in a climate with rapid changes and are motivated by planning and driving your work and take decisions within your area of responsibility. You are proactive, take initiative, see what needs to be done and do it.

You have relevant education and/or acquired equivalent knowledge through work experience. We also want you to have at least five years work experience in purchasing, including negotiating skills, detailed cost analysis competences, Microsoft Excel, and experience from manufacturing processes. You also must be fluent in English, both speaking and in writing.

What we offer
We describe our work environment as international, empowering, multicultural, quick and dynamic. TitanX´s mid-size and global perimeter requires involvement and exposure from us all

A place where you can make a difference.

How to apply
Please apply at our website In this recruitment TitanX collaborates with Experis AB. For further information about the position please contact recruitment consultant Marcus Kahanek at 011-19 43 54 or or recruitment consultant Linda Svensson at 044-20 38 71 or