As Strategic Purchasing Agent you will be responsible for the long-term selection and support of our suppliers in the field of electro-mechanical components. You will support your TGW colleagues with your expert knowledge, will conduct contract negotiations independently and will be responsible for a sustainable material group strategy by using your vision and experience.
Responsibility for development and optimisation of material group strategies
Consultation and close cooperation with the product development department for new projects
Tendering of new contracts and revision of quotes
Assurance of security of supply and support during operative purchasing activities
Negotiation of prices and terms as well as design and conclusion of contracts with suppliers on one's own responsibility
Selection as well as assessment and continuous development of new and existing suppliers with respect to quality, adherence to delivery dates and costs
Central contact person for the material group you are responsible for
Completed technical education or education in economics with basic technical knowledge
Job experience in purchasing of electro-mechanical components
Self-confident appearance and excellent in closing deals
Distinct social skills and structured way of working
Good command of written and spoken English
Willingness to travel abroad (about 20 % of working time)
The minimum annual gross pay for this position is 40,137 Euros according to the collective agreement. A possible overpay depends on your individual job experience and qualification.
Furthermore, we offer flexible working hours, a cooperative working environment with attractive benefits and exciting perspectives.
Use your know-how and skills for an exciting job and start your career in a diversified field of responsibility in an international network for automated logistics technology.