Buyer - eMobility


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  4813


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Plans, initiates, coordinates and monitors business relations with dedicated suppliers, in a geographical area and with respect to the categories.
  • Organizes purchasing processes for production or non-production materials.
  • Implements profitable purchasing strategies and effective negotiation tactics in the assigned area.
  • Manages and optimizes the supplier portfolio to ensure quality, cost efficiency, on-time-delivery and compliance to terms of contracts.
  • Negotiates prices and conditions in the context of SMA and manages contracts with suppliers.
  • Coordinates and steers assigned category incl. purchase price planning and defines saving projects.

Your Qualifications

  • BA – BS degree.
  • Strong purchasing experience.
  • Strong negotiation, project management and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, high-volume environment.
  • Ability to interface with cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel and management both domestic and abroad.
  • Excellent PC skills with a focus on Microsoft Office suites.
  • MRP experience preferred.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Information on our understanding of leadership can be found here:


Your contact 

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC  

David Moline  



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. 


Keywords: Supply Chain Management;  


Job Type: Professional 
Job Family: Supply Chain Management 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Supply, Procurement, Buyer, Operations