We see it as our duty to provide our employees with the best possible support and assistance in mastering the challenges of a rapidly changing working environment. Every day they prove their high quality standards in their work through precision, creativity, dedication and professionalism. We support them with the highest level of occupational safety, stability and international opportunities for further development. We are very proud that the AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group brings together people who always see opportunities - and make use of them.

For the Einkauf / Global Procurement department of our company ALOIS KOBER GMBH at the Kötz location we are looking for a

Commodity Manager (f/m/d) Direct Materials

Your tasks:

  • Global responsibility of a main commodity group (commodity)
  • Independent development of a global commodity group strategy and implementation at regional plant level
  • Leading and working in cross-functional teams across sites and departments
  • Reliable reporting, creating transparency on purchasing volumes and ensuring savings to achieve commodity group targets
  • Conducting and negotiating global tenders and benchmark market enquiries
  • International support and development of the supplier portfolio
  • Direct contact person for plant purchasing, in case of escalations, to secure 

Your profile:

  • Business administration or technical degree or comparable training with additional qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in strategic purchasing in an internationally operating industrial company
  • Confident handling of MS Office as well as additional knowledge of SAP module MM, desirable
  • Distinct negotiation skills
  • Innovative and creative "out of the box" thinking
  • Very good written and spoken English language skills, other foreign language(s) an advantage

Our offer:

  • Exciting, global development prospects and a wide range of further training opportunities
  • International projects and an exciting working environment
  • Various social benefits and health offers

We look forward to receiving your application!

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions!

Tatjana Hartmann
Human Resources
Fon +49 8221 97 - 8936