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Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
24 March, 2020

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO in collaboration with our client based in the Zurich area. Operating in a manufacturing orientated environment the ideal candidate will have prior experience in a production focussed environment on Indirect spend categories such as CAPEX, MRO, Utilities and Facility Management.


Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO, Zurich, Switzerland


Covering site expenditure and capital projects the Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO will be responsible for delivering year on year cost savings, development of strategic purchasing plans and supplier consolidation projects. Ideally you will have a strong technical understanding of CAPEX and MRO procurement having previously concluded negotiations, established supplier frameworks and shared best practice across the relevant regional spend areas. Furthermore, as part of the purchasing management team you will work towards achieving corporate goals through cost savings and process efficiencies.


For the Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO position, we are looking for a high calibre candidate with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level ideally in an Economic, Engineering or Supply Chain focused discipline
  • Circa 5+ years working experience in a technical procurement environment
  • Substantial category management experience and project management knowledge, ideally obtained in a matrix and fast paced organisations
  • Ability to monitor results against established KPI's and continually assess and review the existing supplier base
  • Strong stakeholder management skills with ability to engage and interact with the production operation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), plus a strong knowledge of SAP would be beneficial
  • Fluency in English is essential, German would be an advantage
  • Willing to travel when needed


If you are interested in applying for this Procurement Manager CAPEX & MRO role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.