Purchasing Manager

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Closing Date: 1st July 2019
Reports To: Plant Manager
Position Summary:

Responsiblity for operational and strategic purchasing and material availability

Location: Langenzenn (close to Nuremberg)
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: Germany - Langenzenn - Rotork GmbH (Rotork Germany Headquarters)
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Purchasing
Contact: Daniela Loeckener
Contact Email: karriere@rotork.com

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for operational and strategic purchasing and material availability
  • Observe and analyze the relevant procurement markets and review and adjust the purchasing strategy for all material groups
  • Identify optimisation potentials to increase efficiency and implement defined measures in a sustainable manner
  • Negotiate prices and terms of delivery with international suppliers and wholesalers
  • Develop the supplier management with regard to supplier selection, supplier evaluation and supplier development of our national and international suppliers
  • Lead, develop and motivate a team of 4 employees

Core Competencies:

  • Technical degree or a comparable qualification with very good technical / commercial know-how
  • Professional and leadership experience in operational and strategic purchasing (national and international)
  • Good technical understanding and experience in the procurement
  • Fluent in German and English language skills are necessary
  • Highly self-motivated with energy, pace and enthusiasm

Please send fully up to date CV and full letter of application, stating how your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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