Plastic Injection Tooling Purchasing Buyer

Main Goal:

In this position you will be responsible for sourcing and ordering of plastic injection molding tools, prototypes and related investment projects. Define/develop the current supplier pool based on an agreed global strategy.


  • Market research, procurement market analyzes and technology watch for investments, materials and supplies. Release of new suppliers
  • Deploy commodity specific strategy and execute based on local requirements
  • Manage the complete procurement process for the sourcing of the assigned projects including responsibility to achieve the assigned KPIs, as well as order placement and follow-up (e.g. ECRs)
  • Negotiate and communicate with the suppliers from the supplier selection process until end of production in order to ensure good commercial results as well as technical feasibility and timing
  • Continuous improvement of the assigned commodity procurement process and results
  • Participation during supplier audits and classification


  • Commercial or technical degree: Industrial, Mechatronics, International Business or similar.
  • 2 years work experience in a similar position.
  • Knowledge of tool Engineering/Manufacturing
  • Experience in value- and cost analysis projects
  • Very good command of English – B2
  • Plastic Injection process knowledge
  • Experience in working and developing plastic injection tooling suppliers/toolshops
  • Interpretation of technical drawings
  • General knowledge of IATF 16949:2016 and the automotive industry specifics
  • Ability to deal with conflicts and pressure while working as a team member
  • Procurement Process Knowledge – specifically working with SAP
  • In-Depth Problem Soling and Analysis

We offer:

  • Join an important and growing international company.
  • Benefits superior of the law.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Employment stability

Tipo de empleo

Full time job

Tipo de contrato

Undefinied contract


ZKW México S.A. de C.V.

Avenida Mineral de Peñafiel No. 1
CP. 36275 Silao, Gto.
+52 472 722 9050


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