Site Buyer (m/f/d)

Wabtec Corporation

Brunnthal, Germany


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

The ANNAX Group is part of the Wabtec Corporation Group since 2018 and has 3 locations in Germany, Switzerland and China with over 360 employees. ANNAX provides the overall technical solutions to generate, transmit and display information. Our system solutions in the rail industry include ANNAX passenger information with many subsystems already integrated, such as seat reservation, passenger counting, video surveillance, information for the blind and deaf, infotainment/entertainment system and others.

To strengthen our team at our Munich-Brunnthal location we are looking for a Site Buyer – Indirect Procurement (m/f/d)

Your tasks:

  • Act as a focal point between Annax and Wabtec’s Purchasing organization for all NPR relevant activities and support actively integration of tools, processes and practices

  • Ensure Sourcing strategies for your scope of activity are in line with Wabtec Regional Commodity organization

  • Responsible for sourcing of NPR (Indirect Purchasing) :

    • Define and communicate Sourcing Strategy and insure long-term implementation within Annax
    • Ensure QCD (Quality, Cost and Delivery) for indirect material is in line with Company goal
    • Support Material Planning Team and act as first leverage of escalation in case of issues with Suppliers
  • Enhance Supplier Relationship management and organize periodic Supplier Management Review with local suppliers

  • Support Sourcing Team with Quality, Changes and Delivery issues during serial delivery of parts

  • Support Project Purchasing with some projects

  • Participate actively on the establishment of a strong Annax Sourcing and Project Purchasing team and support actively improvement of processes & tools

Your profile:

  • Bachelor degree or industrial clerk apprenticeship
  • Several years of experience in a similar role
  • Goal and result oriented
  • Negotiation experience in an international context
  • Expert with ERP (SAP) and Office package
  • Fluent in German and English

What we offer:

  • International work experience
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Mobile Work
  • Job bike
  • Health care by company doctor
  • Language courses
  • Fitness Center Cooperation
    ... and many more


Successful candidates will be employed under local employment conditions and must already satisfy local employment/work permit and residency regulations.

*Please note that we do not accept agency candidate submissions without a formalized agreement with Wabtec Talent Acquisition. If you are an agency/third party Recruiter and have not been engaged by Wabtec for this search, we do not owe you a fee if you submit a candidate to the applicant tracking system that is ultimately hired.

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.