Purchasing Organization

GF Automotive is a corporate group comprising several companies and plants with their own operative structures. The strategic control and coordination of purchasing activities is the responsibility of the Procurement Manager, GF Automotive.

purchasing organization

The purchasing organization consists of clearly focused units: the cross-location Strategic Purchasing and the location-based Operative Purchasing. The Strategic Purchasing Team is responsible for procuring the important material groups such as raw materials, energy, external machining and the like. We seek to utilize a cross-location bundling of requirement quantities and global sourcing to create systematic synergies and costs reduction potentials.

The Operative Purchasing Teams at the locations are responsible for procuring the other materials and services.