We are seeking an experienced and motivated Technical Project Buyer to join our client's team, a leading automotive company based in Dortmund. As part of this role, you will be responsible for direct procurement activities related to technical projects while ensuring compliance with quality standards.
* Develop relationships with suppliers and negotiate contracts.
* Monitor supplier performance regularly through KPIs.
* Manage end-to-end purchasing processes from identifying requirements to delivery of goods/services at competitive prices within tight deadlines.
* Ensure all procurement policies align with German regulations & guidelines specific product designs that meet or exceed customer expectations regarding safety and reliability..
* Source materials needed by engineering teams during development stages; e.g., parts specifications sheets (PSS), bill-of-material lists(BOM)
- A degree in Business Administration, Engineering or relevant field is preferred but not essential if work experience compensates it
- Minimum five years' experience working directly within project-based Direct Procurement roles,
- Good understanding/knowledge about industry-specific terminologies used throughout supply chain management software applications;
- Knowledgeable about SAP systems especially sourcing-related modules like SRM/SAP-MM etc.;
- Excellent communication skills both written & verbal;
- Strong analytical thinking abilities
- Good level of German
If interested please submit your resume along-with contact details via email so we could schedule interviews accordingly!