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Head of Purchasing (m/f/d)

in Balingen
Start Date: 25.04.2023

Focus of your activity

  • Disciplinary and professional management of the assigned employees
  • Ensuring the necessary qualification of the employees in the area
  • Procurement of necessary requirements with regard to deadlines, costs and quality
  • Active inventory management
  • Development of new sources of procurement worldwide
  • Supplier selection and development, and execution and support of supplier assessments
  • Leading negotiations with suppliers until the conclusion of the contract
  • Preparation, negotiation and implementation of framework contracts
  • Technical and business examination of the documents
  • Technical feasibility assessments
  • Material disposition of purchased parts and services based on order proposals and requirements
  • Participation in purchasing and cross-departmental projects
  • Definition of suitable key figures for controlling the area
  • Further development of the processes in the area and their interfaces

Your profile

  • Successfully completed technical or business studies or comparable training with a technical background
  • Professional experience in the global procurement of technically sophisticated components
  • Excellent negotiation skills and assertiveness
  • Demonstrable leadership experience, employee development
  • Good knowledge of MS Office and an ERP system, preferably ABAS
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Teamwork, communication skills, self-orientation, flexibility, resilience
  • Pragmatic and analytical way of working
  • Willingness to travel

We offer you

  • A responsible, varied job in a future-oriented business field
  • Many opportunities to advance new topics and contribute your own ideas and skills
  • Individual offers for personal and professional development
  • Flexible working hours and a good work-life balance
  • A secure job, short distances and a motivated team in an owner-managed company
  • An attractive salary and social benefits such as JobRad

Mehrer Compression GmbH
Personnel department
Rosenfelder Straße 35
72336 Balingen
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Mehrer Compression GmbH
Rosenfelder Straße 35
72336 Balingen , Germany

 +49 7433 2605-0