An international supplier of automotive and industrial components, whose key clients include Magna and Continental, is looking for a Project Procurement Manager to join their expanding team. With 13 locations across 8 countries, they are looking to grow and invest in purchasing in 2024, while delivering groundbreaking product ideas and concepts, such as cooling systems and innovative electromechanical components. If you are looking to level up your career in the automotive sector, look no further!
- Spearhead strategic procurement initiatives for project-specific requirements, ensuring optimal supplier selection and negotiation.
- Foster and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, driving collaboration for project success.
- Conduct thorough risk analyses and implement effective mitigation strategies, ensuring projects stay on track.
- Utilise your keen analytical skills to identify cost-saving opportunities while maintaining the highest quality standards.
- Lead negotiations to secure favourable terms and conditions, ensuring alignment with project goals.
- Drive innovation in procurement processes, exploring and implementing new strategies and technologies.
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills
- Ability to analyse data and make informed decisions
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management or related field
- Minimum of 4 years experience in a purchasing role
- Experience in the automotive industry and technical understanding is preferred
- Fluency in English and German