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Procurement Manager Electronics

Ref
NC-ADEK-702303
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
13 September, 2019

Job Description

Procurement Manager Electronics

Baden, Aargau

 

In partnership with our client, who have a balanced portfolio across the servicing and manufacturing industries, we are currently searching for a Procurement Manager Electronics to create and lead the strategy of the defined category. The successful applicant will be responsible for the cross functional creation of the category management function and subsequently leading the strategic activities of the Electronics and Engineering spend. Fluency in German is essential for this role as is the ability to operate in a change environment where the strategic procurement function is to be developed and grown in order to provide long term added value and cost savings.

 

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical understanding of Electronic products and sub product groups related to Electronics and Engineering and have strong procurement experience having previously conducted tenders, negotiations and established supplier frameworks in an industrial setting. Working closely with internal stakeholders including local and regional buyers and engineers, the Procurement Manager Electronics will be a strong technical leader who can competently engage with cross functional departmental team members as and when required. You will also ideally have previous experience of working on projects focussed on sustainability and cost reduction objectives.

  

We are looking for a high calibre Procurement Manager Electronics with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level ideally in an Economic or Engineering focussed discipline
  • Several years experience in purchasing ideally on an international scale
  • Strong technological mindset, holding a genuine interest in electronics and technology
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), plus a strong knowledge of SAP would be beneficial
  • Fluency in English and German is essential
  • Ability to travel on average 10%

 

If you are interested in applying for this Procurement Manager Electronics role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to neil.cope@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.