Supplier Performance Manager (m/f/o)

WEGU has been developing innovative solutions for the automotive industry for almost 75 years. By specialising in rubber and plastics technologies, we are driving the mobility of tomorrow. As part of the Zhongding Group, we are represented internationally with over 20,000 employees. With the values of a family business, the flat hierarchies of a medium-sized industrial company and the vision of a global group, we are making a difference.

To strengthen our SPM team and to support us in supplier development and qualification, we are looking for a

Supplier Performance Manager (m/f/o)


  • Responsibility for supplier development and qualification for purchased parts
  • Set up and support the SPM team to achieve departmental targets
  • Organize and support the team in releasing parts according to project timelines
  • Support and guide the team in working with suppliers to achieve continuous improvements in quality and cost
  • Managing the Supplier Quality Engineers to ensure processes and quality
  • Coordination of parts and production process releases
  • Preparation of risk analyses
  • Planning audits in accordance with VDA 6.3
  • Initiating and implementing escalation and development processes for critical suppliers
  • Providing project reports, ensuring KPIs


  • Completed Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business with a corresponding specialization required
  • Experience in leading teams
  • Fluency in written and spoken English required
  • Work experience in the automotive or quality industry preferred
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking
  • Several years of experience in supplier management (VDA 6.3, ISO 90001 etc.), TISAX audit knowledge an advantage
  • Experience with PPAP requirements desirable

We offer:

  • 30 days holiday & special leave arrangements
  • Intensive familiarisation process and opportunities to help shape the company
  • Career opportunities in an international environment
  • Further training opportunities
  • Mobile working possible
  • Company parties
  • Free parking spaces
    Financial provision package with BAV, BU, VwL
  • Holiday and Christmas bonus
  • Participation in company profits
  • Corporate Benefits
  • Hardware leasing for private purposes
  • Coffee and water flat rate
  • Company canteen with subsidised food
  • Healthcare package with €600 budget per year
  • BikeLeasing

Are you interested?

If you see yourself in this challenging role and consider this position to be your next career step, please send your application by e-mail to: 
with complete and informative documents, stating your possible starting date and desired salary.

We look forward to getting to know you.