TGW is growing, and so is the demand on global teamwork. We are looking for committed people who want to grow by the side of TGW's Director Group Purchasing to continuously assume more and more responsibility in the international work with our purchasing organisations. As Group Lead Buyer you will be the central responsible contact for globally relevant strategic projects. Your appealing appearance and analytical thinking will help you define and implement sustainable standards within the TGW Group, contributing to a further professionalization of global purchasing operations
Development and optimisation of global material group strategies as well as their implementation in all TGW units, working closely with the Director Group Purchasing
Assumption of Lead Buyer function after an intensive training phase
Active and partly on-site support of local purchasing and realisation teams in negotiating prices and conditions, as well as in designing and concluding supplier contracts and global framework agreements
Active organisation of the implementation of internationally standardised purchasing processes in our units
Central commercial interface and project manager for the global standardisation of technical requirements for selected product groups
Completed education on university level, willingness to deal with technical topics
3 years of job experience in strategic purchasing, ideally in an industry enterprise
Excellent command of written and spoken English
Self-confident, determined appearance, strong self-initiative and profound social skills
Tenacity combined with solution orientation
Willingness to travel abroad (about 20 % of working time)
We'd like to particularly address people with a solid technical understanding and international focus. You are a passionate purchaser looking for a company which allows you to develop and advance your personality and your professional skills. Trained by experts you will learn in a dynamic environment and take the next step in a long-term career.
You have a hands-on personality and convince by profound communication skills and power of persuasion. We offer you the chance to grow with us in a position that allows room for creativity and personal development.
The minimum annual gross pay for this position is 51,800 Euros. The actual pay depends on your individual job experience and qualification.