Supplier Manager (m/f/d)

  • Braunschweig
  • Erlangen
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit  is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • As a Supplier Manager (m/f/d), you create, implement, and improve supply chain processes and systems. 
  • You maximize the value gained from supplier contracts.
  • It is part of your responsibility to create, manage and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) of suppliers.
  • You align supplier management processes with internal stakeholders.
  • In early phases of design, you work with Engineering to manage better cost with manufacturability and quality and improve lead times for projects.
  • You lead competitive assessment activities to do Value Engineering.
  • You communicate regularly with key contacts and hold business reviews.
  • Additionally, you create contracts, negotiate terms and come to agreements.

Your profile

  • You hold a University Degree or Diploma in Software Engineering, Business Administration or related sciences.
  • You have several years of work experience in supplier management.
  • You have good knowledge in Software development processes.
  • Your autonomous, analytic, and structured working style as well as your outgoing, self-confident personality convince us.
  • As a team player, you effectively interact with partner, supplier, and customer.
  • Your profile is completed by fluent communication skills in English, written and verbally. German is a plus.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy.

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.