Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: kongsbergautomotive.com

Material Disponent


Vrable, SK, 95201

Country/Region:  SK

About the position

Daily production support through providing optimal material supplies needed in order to meet daily customer requirements.


Manage the entrusted area of global supply chain, in order to achieve defined KPI (finished products, unfinished products, subcontracted products, raw material, packaging) according to established labor regulations/guidelines.

Ensure appropriate level of customer/supplier service through meeting requirements based on daily communication and supplier manuals.

Utilize and monitor material planning procedures together with ensuring sufficient quality, delivery and costs with minimal warehouse investment.

Direct contact with customers, suppliers, carriers, customer service and production to meet current and project customer requirements, provide material and optimal stocks levels. Build and maintain long-term good relationships.

Carry out daily material planning in order to improve material management, logistics costs and material flow.

Forecast daily/weekly/monthly sales requirements providing material based on the past data and current customer requirements.

Identify and manage current and possible problems with material availability.

Determine root cause/corrective actions for short-term and permanent solutions to problems with the supply of material. 

Propose and implement appropriate method of supply based on product characteristics, suppliers and requirements in order to optimize material availability and its supply time.

Take part in the overall inventory check.


Minimum Education Requirements

  • Secondary or university education

Language Proficiency

  • Knowledge of Slovak Language (both writing and speaking) – 2B level
  • Knowledge of English Language (both writing and speaking) – 2B level
  • Knowledge of German language (both writing and speaking) –  2B level – advantage.

Minimum Job Position Requirements (requisite)

  • Experience in the field of logistics or purchasing - min 1 year
  • Knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel - advanced
  • Knowledge of ISO9001; IATF 16949; ISO 14001

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!

Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  logistics, material, planning
Application Id:  2655
Posting date::  Sep 23, 2022