Purchasing Manager

Ref. id. : 14295

Locality : Žilina
Starting dates : Dohoda
Type of employment : Plný úväzok

Information about the position

Job description

  • Creates and maintains a purchasing organisation fit for the future
  • Leads and develops the purchasing direct and indirect material department and coaches his team
  • Responsible for Purchasing organization development within company structure
  • Creates and implements procurement procedures and systems aligned with the Hoval group
  • Develops and executes supplier strategies for the relevant commodity groups
  • Leads supply risk management, escalates bottlenecks early and leads task forces to avoid supply gap situations
  • Closely cooperates with other departments, mainly engineering and production, in providing market analysis, new trends and products' innovation proposals
  • Manages supplier evaluation, to create long lasting partnerships with mutual benefit
  • Analyses market commodities and reports to the extended organization
  • Performs benchmarking and tenders of miscellaneous indirect commodities and services with aim to cost reduction
  • Proactively leads group-wide sourcing initiatives to improve the supply organization



from 3000€ - The final salary depends on the applicant's experience

Job requirements

- Proven track record of excellence in a similar function Excellent management and leadership qualities Strategic long-term view Strong ability to work in a multicultural environment Good negotiation skills Knowledge of production processes advantageous Fluent knowledge of English language, German is a big advantage University education, technical orientation preferred


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