Job Title: Head of Procurement (m/f/d)
Our Client is a dynamic and innovative heavy manufacturing company with a strong global presence. We are committed to delivering high-quality products and services while maintaining a sustainable and responsible approach to business. As they continue to expand their operations in Germany, they are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Head of Procurement to lead their procurement team to new heights of excellence.
- Develop and implement procurement strategies to ensure cost-effectiveness and efficiency.
- Lead and manage a team of procurement professionals.
- Identify and evaluate potential suppliers, negotiating terms and conditions, and maintaining strong supplier relationships.
- Collaborate with various departments to understand their procurement needs and provide solutions.
- Monitor and report on procurement KPIs to senior management.
- Ensure compliance with all relevant laws and regulations.
- Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance procurement processes.
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
- Proven experience in procurement leadership roles, ideally in a similar industry.
- Strong negotiation skills and a track record of successful supplier relationship management.
- In-depth knowledge of procurement regulations and best practices in Germany.
- Excellent leadership and team management abilities.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Proficiency in English
If you are a highly motivated and results-oriented procurement professional looking for a challenging leadership role, we encourage you to apply.