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Global Category Lead - Direct Materials

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Stuttgart
  • Salary: €100000 - €110000 per annum, Benefits: Company Car
  • Job reference: GDST
  • Sector: Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 16/02/2018
A fast-growing and extremely innovative Medical Devices organisation are searching for a Global Category lead for multiple Direct, raw materials and finished goods categories managing a spend of over 250 million euros. This will be working closely with the head of Direct procurement for a 10,000+ market leading organisation.  

The Role:
  • Lead and improve and varied spend portfolio
  • Develop long-term strategies
  • Lead supplier selection and negotiation of the category
  • Being a focal point in new product development projects
  • Being a key interface between multiple departments including R&D and manufacturing
 

The Person:
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in strategic sourcing
  • Experience in purchasing multiple direct materials
  • Multinational company background, preferably with experience in supplier identification and development;
  • Well versed in commercial negotiations;
  • German speaking is a must
 

The Offer:
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits;
  • Clear progression
  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team
  • Company Car
  • The chance to work on global teams with colleagues around the world and in different locations.
Apply:
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