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Strategic Buyer

  • Location:

    Stuttgart

  • Sector:

    Mechanical & Electrical

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    €65000 - €75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stuart Walters

  • Contact email:

    swalters@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    SW-17

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    07 Apr 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-03-10 00:00:00

WHAT AWAITS YOU:
  • Development and implementation of innovative strategies
  • Implementation of an optimal procurement process
  • Carrying out cost, value, and market analyses
  • Negotiating procurement prices for specific product groups (primarily raw material steel)
  • Development and implementation of purchasing strategies for your product groups and identification of new suppliers
  • Obtaining supplier contracts, including quality assurance agreements
  • Alignment and coordination with production, technology, & planning as well as operational purchasing
  • Supplier and interface management
WHAT THEY EXPECT:
  • Professional experience in strategic purchasing and field-proven business knowledge; preferably with the raw material steel
  • Completed business studies or comparable training and further education
  • Professional experience with IT applications (MS Office, SAP-MM)
  • Fluent in English for negotiations purposes/Fluent German
  • Results-driven and structured way of working
  • Strong communication skills and assertiveness in negotiations
  • Analytical approach, resilience, and enthusiasm
  • Ability to work on a team
  • Awareness of responsibility
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
  • A varied and diverse range of tasks, as well as a modern and secure job
  • A pleasant working atmosphere with a nice team that is looking forward to having you
  • An attractive salary with various additional benefits
  • Company health management
  •  We appreciate and encourage professional discussion, high quality standards, and have room for new ideas