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Direct Procurement Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: JU68
  • Sector: Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 28/02/2018
Describe the job:

A niche aviation organisation is seeking an Aluminium Procurement Manager to expand their Direct Procurement team. Based out of Berlin, Germany, the company is a specialist in their market and are developing a revolutionary transportation solution that will change the way we travel!

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the Aluminium Category with a further subcategory
  • Work aligned with technological engineers and industrial designer to help with the technological advancements of the company
  • Reports directly to the Vice President for Procurement
  • Create and manage contract suppliers, whilst also having the ability to build, create and implement your own buying strategies
Skills and Experience Required
  • 8+ years experience working within direct buying purchasing specifically in Metals and Aluminium
  • Strong Automotive or Aviation background
  • Ability to project manage
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skill
  • Fluent German and English
  • Good negotiation skills
We are looking for someone that is fully self-motivated in achieving the highest results that can think on their feet and able to implement a continuous action plan to deal the incessant ambiguous situations faced day to day.

You have excellent leadership capabilities with a strong drive for personal learning. This role would suit someone with experience working in a matrix organization and cross functions.

What this Job Offers You
  • Travel opportunities.
  • Versatile health services
  • Flexible working hours
  • Commitment to family-friendly processes
  • Company retirement plan
How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion or contact me directly on +442037800035 

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