FAAC Group, world leader in access automation, parking and access control, including 32 sales companies, more than 2.500 employees worldwide and 18 manufacturing plants, is looking for a Category Buyer to join our Corporate Purchasing Department at the Headquarter. The candidate will be responsible for metal machining (CNC, turning, milling, gears, etc…..).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and negotiate terms and conditions of the commercial offers
  • Purchase goods, materials and components according to the quality, cost and delivery targets
  • Manage, develop and assess suppliers in order to improve supply-chain KPIs
  • Identify areas of potential cost reduction, scouting new and better solutions
  • Work closely to other departments in order to improve purchasing processes
  • Ensure compliance with Corporate guidelines and Purchasing policies and procedures


  • Preferably Degree in Engineering/Business Administration
  • Fluency in English, written and spoken
  • Available to travel abroad
  • Knowledge of SAP will be considered as a plus
  • First experience in Purchasing will be considered as a plus


  • Good communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving ability
  • Results driven, goal oriented and customer focused
  • High flexibility
  • Great enthusiasm and motivation

Reporting line:

Report to Group Purchasing Director