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Strategic Buyer - Electronics

1st Executive
Germany, Bayern, Ingolstadt (85051)
€70000 - €90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Closing date
22 Dec 2023

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Full Time

Job Details

My client is a forward thinking and sustainable manufacturing company in climate solutions, and we have an opportunity to join them in Bavaria as a Strategic Buyer - Electronics. The growing awareness of environmental sustainability, the challenges of climate change and the possibilities of renewable energies means my client is already shaping the change with new sustainable solutions for the future.

Strategic Buyer - Electronics


  • Development of efficient product group specific procurement strategies Globally with a focus on electronics
  • Market observation and analysis
  • Conducting price and framework contract negotiations
  • Implementation of agreed purchasing targets
  • Internal consulting of the specialist department in the product groups for which responsibility
  • Close coordination with Group-wide Group Commodity Management
  • Development and realization of cost reduction potentials
  • Execution of documentation in the operational systems (SAP R/3)
  • Managing supply and quality problems with suppliers
  • Regular auditing of suppliers together with the quality department

Your profile

  • Technical or business studies (diploma/bachelor's/master's) or comparable training
  • Several years of professional experience in purchasing, procurement, or materials management, ideally in the field of electronics
  • Knowledge of product costing and the ability to assess production processes.
  • Confident handling of SAP/R3 (PP, MM), MS-Office
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Working proficiency in both English & German
  • High degree of initiative and ability to work in a team
  • Willingness to travel internationally

Yes this really is in an innovative environment with a high level of personal responsibility and a wide range of development opportunities in the future, an open and appreciative culture and cooperation across all hierarchical levels means this is a great environment to learn and develop, our client values their employees and in return offers a 50/50 working environment with fantastic further benefits.


1st Executive

1st Executive are the forefront of 'Search' within the Procurement sector operating UK & Europe wide. Our focus in in interim management and permanent recruitment ranging from Senior Buyers through CPO's

At 1st Executive we understand that businesses are driven by people. We work in partnership with our clients to ensure that they improve the performance of their organisation through the right people. Our clients are organisations who are widely regarded as the most attractive to work for in their sector, consisting of FTSE 100 / Global 500 organisations as well as dynamic , growing consultancies. They are diverse in their sectors, covering FMCG, Financial Services, Manufacturing and Technology to name a few.

Our approach is professional, knowledgeable and above all, successful. This is why we are the partnership of choice for many of the UK's most prestigious organisations when it comes to finding the right person for the job.

Company info
+44 (0) 84321 630 30
Connaught House
Portsmouth Road
GU23 7JY
United Kingdom

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