What does the role involve?
As a strategic supply manager you define, implement and lead our global strategy for specific power tool segments and develop the optimal global supplier portfolio. You manage sourcing activities for international product development projects. You identify and select new suppliers, manage and optimize current supply base. Your task is to develop and apply advanced negotiation strategies and finalize supplier contracts. You will consult the organization in procurement strategy, processes and realization of concepts. You have to identify and realize cost reduction potential, support the sourcing community with consultancy. Finally, you will work with a cross functional team providing added value solutions to all stakeholders.
What you need is:
University degree in a technical or business field with technical background (e.g., Industrial Engineering)
Very good analytical skills and strategic thinking
Purchasing experience of technical parts and project management experience within an international environment
Excellent communication skills in English and German
Highly committed personality with the aim of own development