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Purchasing Manager - Civil engineering

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
30 October, 2019

Job Description

Our client, a heavy engineering business, is seeking a Purchasing Manager - Civil Engineering with specific experience across of variety of CE/ Construction projects. Our client is expanding their division and offer a fantastic career progression in a stable, growing industry with specific training and development initiatives to entice an ambitious professional. As the procurement division expands and develops maturity, our client is seeking a professional who can lead a team of dedicated professionals towards continued development.  


Purchasing Manager - Civil Engineering, Geneva, Switzerland


Based in Switzerland, near Geneva, the successful Purchasing Manager - Civil Engineering  will need to have Fluent French, English and good German (B level) language skills. You will influence internal and external stakeholders to oversee complex projects and set the standard expected from the market leading division. Engaging your construction industry experience, with an equal enjoyment to maximise purchasing activities, you will offer bespoke solutions whilst adopting a cost efficient mind set to maintaining the high level of satisfaction customers seek. 


For the  Purchasing Manager - Civil Engineering, we are looking for high calibre leaders with the following skill sets:

  • A bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of 8+ years' experience in civil engineering, infrastructure, construction projects / sites
  • Experienced at competently leading across complex projects
  • Fluent in both French and English with good German language skills
  • Ability to liaise with cross-functional teams, managing several projects (internally/ externally)
  • Working in a team and taking a hands on approach to solve problems
  • A collaborative mind-set to drive results to achieving high customer expectations


If you are interested in applying for this Purchasing Manager - Civil Engineering role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Byrne in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.