Senior Purchasing Agent

As Strategic Purchasing Agent, you will be responsible for the long-term selection and support of our third-party equipment and special-purpose equipment suppliers. You will independently conduct contract negotiations and draft our supplier contracts. With strategic vision and your technical expertise, you will considerably contribute to the development of a sustainable material group strategy.

TASKS

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

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

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

  • Autonomous development and extension of material group strategies

  • Consultation and close cooperation with the product development department

  • Optimisation of ordering processes in collaboration with the entire purchasing team

REQUIREMENTS

  • Completed technical or commercial education (apprenticeship, HTL, HAK, FH etc.)

  • Relevant professional experience in the purchasing of technical equipment (third-party equipment and special-purpose equipment)

  • Self-confident appearance and excellence in closing deals

  • Distinct social skills and structured way of working

  • Good command of written and spoken English

  • Willingness to travel abroad (about 15–20% of working time)

Nada Orsulic, Human Resources Specialist, TGW

Nada Orsulic

+43 7242 486 1527
Contract Type
full-time
Category
Commercial / administrative professions
Location
Wels, AT