Commodity Buyer

Country: China.

Facil Asia is currently looking for a Commodity Buyer to support the Purchase team in Changshu, China.

Job description

Your main responsibility will be to purchase fasteners and connectors within the automotive industry. You will become part of an international team and work closely together with our Chinese buyer in Changshu.

In order to offer our customers the best solution, you will constantly search for and negotiate the best deals with our suppliers. You evaluate the customer’s needs, look for new opportunities in the market and you always make sure to find the best suitable customer focused solution. A close follow-up on their price requests and projects is needed to ensure a good internal and external coordination. You keep our price and order database up to date and hold close contacts with our other departments.

We focus on building effective and sustainable long term relationships with both our suppliers and our customers and trust on you to help us with this objective.

You will report directly to the Global Purchasing Manager.


  • Bachelor/Master degree or equal by experience
  • A first working experience, preferably in the automotive sector
  • Technical knowledge is a plus whereas technical interest is a must
  • An analytical mindset and profound negotiation and coordination skills
  • International orientation and willingness to travel occasionally
  • Flexibility, persistency and entrepreneurship are key
  • Very good knowledge of English is required, knowledge of Chinese is a plus


Are you interested in working and growing in an international environment? Facil is the company for you!

Besides an international atmosphere with lots of growth opportunities, Facil offers a training program based upon your individual competences.

An attractive remuneration package is available and we are interested in talking to ambitious and suitable candidates.

To apply, please submit and send your updated CV, mentioning the function you are applying for, to