A well-known and established German leader in construction machinery, aerospace, manufacturing and more is looking for a Senior Project Purchaser to join their purchasing team. This is a great opportunity to work in a challenging and dynamic environment while gaining an insight into the aerospace industry through the eyes of a prominent company that's dedicated to pushing boundaries and shaping the future of technology. Their diverse product portfolio ensures a resilient and broad market presence, making it one of the most desirable companies to work for worldwide.
You will be at the forefront of sourcing strategy and operations, 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!
- 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 demeanor 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.