A well-known and established German leader in construction machinery, aerospace, manufacturing and more is looking for a Project Buyer to join their purchasing team. This is a great opportunity to work in a challenging and dynamic environment while gaining an insight into the construction industry through the eyes of a prominent company that's dedicated to pushing boundaries and shaping the future of technology.
You will be at the forefront of sourcing operations for various exciting projects, driving impactful decisions that shape the company's success, with the opportunity for hybrid work. Join a company that operates on a global scale, contributing to projects that redefine industries and impact communities worldwide.
This position will be based in the south of Germany with the opportunity for hybrid work.
- Conduct thorough market analyses to assess procurement landscapes within your designated purchasing domain.
- Initiate, foster, and advance relationships with suppliers, ensuring their continued growth and alignment with our objectives.
- Address delivery challenges, supply shortages, and technical concerns proactively to maintain seamless operations.
- Solicit and assess bids, meticulously evaluating the value proposition of each offer.
- Formulate judicious choices regarding the inclusion of new suppliers into our network.
- Appraise suppliers based on delivery capacity, pricing, quality, and dependability.
- Lead negotiations during contract drafting, ensuring mutually beneficial agreements.
- Integrate suppliers seamlessly into our project workflows, harmonizing their contributions.
- Champion the interests of our procurement department in multidisciplinary projects
- A degree in mechanical engineering, business administration, industrial engineering, or a related field.
- Possess multiple years of proven professional experience in the field of procurement.
- Display advanced proficiency in working with the ERP system and MS Office applications.
- Fluent in both German and English
- Exhibit a strong grasp of both technical and economic concepts.
- Project a confident and assertive demeanour in professional interactions.
- Showcase adept communication skills and the ability to thrive in collaborative team environments.
- Demonstrate an independent and structured approach to work, fostering efficiency and organisation.
- Secure your position in our accomplished group of companies and explore the innovative possibilities that await.
- Engage with a work environment that fosters modernity, promotes collaboration, and encourages imaginative thinking.
- Competitive salary tied to performance, enhanced by Christmas and vacation bonuses
- Assortment of chances for personal and professional development
- Adaptable hours and remote work flexibility