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Strategic Purchasing Agent for Construction Projects (m/f/d)

TGW Logistics Group, headquartered in Austria, is a fast-growing group of companies and one of the leading international suppliers of material handling solutions. As systems integrator, we are in charge of planning, manufacturing, realising and maintaining distribution centres – including not only electro-mechanical equipment and robotics, but also controls and software. Today, over 3,700 employees in Europe, Asia and America excel with expertise and outstanding solution-oriented dedication. The TGW Future Private Foundation is the owner of the TGW Logistics Group. If you are striving to grow and take responsibility in an international, foundation-owned company, this job in our growing Purchasing team might be of interest to you:

As Strategic Purchasing Agent working in the Electrical Engineering/Electronics team, you will be responsible for the long-term selection and support of our suppliers of electrical and electronic equipment as well as for selected material groups (drive technology, sensors etc.) You will conduct contract negotiations independently, ensure the security of supply and quality and will be responsible for a sustainable material group strategy by using your strategic vision and technical experience.

WHAT YOU'LL BE HANDLING

  • Strategic Purchasing with focus on property or rental property, from shell to equipped building (HVAC)

  • Responsibility for supplier management, e.g. supplier selection, risk assessment etc. for Facility Management

  • Continuous development of new and existing suppliers with respect to quality, adherence to delivery dates and costs

  • Strategic (and, in part, operational) support for investments in indirectly related material groups for construction projects

  • Negotiation of prices and terms with suppliers on your own responsibility as well as drafting of contracts

  • Collaboration in designing and expanding the material group strategy

  • Analysing key figures and collaborating with the entire Purchasing team in order to improve processes

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

  • Completed technical or commercial education (apprenticeship, Higher Technical College, University of Applied Sciences or University)

  • Several years of relevant job experience, preferably in Facility Management or Civil Engineering

  • Self-confident appearance and excellence in closing deals

  • Experience with purchasing processes in ERP systems (e.g. Navision, SAP)

  • Distinct social skills and structured way of working

  • Good command of written and spoken English

  • Willingness to travel abroad (up to 20% of working time)

WHAT YOU'LL RECEIVE

  • A successful, international company with a strong focus on culture and values

  • A cooperative work environment in a proactive purchasing team for highly innovative products

  • Modern, high-quality IT and office equipment as well as numerous benefits

  • A well-structured training period and support by experienced colleagues

  • Flat hierarchies, short decision-making processes and a lot of room for creativity

  • A foundation-owned company as a reliable employer: "Focusing on People – Learning and Growing"
     

The minimum annual gross pay for this position is 45,846 Euros. A possible overpayment depends on your individual job experience and qualification. Use your know-how and skills for an exciting job and start your career in a diversified field of responsibility in an international network for automated logistics technology.
 
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