Strategic Supply Manager (m/f/d) Electronics & Drives
What's the role?
We are searching an assertive and customer-oriented Strategic Supply Manager (m/f/d) to take over the responsibility for two material groups within our purchasing department Electronics & Drives.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 28,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
As a Strategic Supply Manager (m/f/d) you define, implement and lead the material group strategy for two material groups within the area of Electronics & Drives. Within these material groups you act as Lead Buyer and your main focus is to nominate the new business coming from development projects. Your task is to develop and apply advanced negotiation strategies. You define the optimized supplier portfolio that fulfils our high standards in terms of quality and delivery performance. With your strategic suppliers, you should identify and realize cost reductions potential. Furthermore, you act as escalation path to keep operational excellence in fulfilment at a high level.
What do we offer?
Our culture of employee and performance orientation guarantees a unique working environment. Many of our employees tell us they felt immediately at home at Hilti, even during their interview.
We will provide you with everything you need to develop and achieve success in your work, including one-to-one coaching and regular feedback. We challenge and promote our employees, and we are both daring and trusting.
We'll offer you plenty of opportunities to get to know our company: Do you want to work abroad? Are you interested in a cross-divisional post within the company, or would you prefer a specialist or management role in the technical segment? At Hilti, you're guaranteed to find an exciting position that meets your personal objectives.
Why should you apply?
Our purchasing team consists of highly qualified people with different background and nationalities. Your openness to new approaches, enthusiasm and know-how to purchase Electronics makes you a perfect fit to our team. If you have never worked in the contruction industy before, it is no problem. Success at Hilti is based on eagerness to learn and the will to perform – no matter what your personal background is. We value engagement and expertise.
What you need is:
- Completed university degree in industrial engineering, specialized in electronics
- At least 3 years´ professional experience in purchasing and project management within an international environment
- Very good analytical skills and strategic thinking
- Very good negotiation skills in an international environment
- Excellent communication skills in German and English and international mobility
During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.
Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.
Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Klocker I Human Resources
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