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  department of our company AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group GmbH at the Kötz location we are looking for a

Strategic Buyer (f/m/d)

Your tasks:

  • Collaboration and execution of price inquiries and bid comparisons
  • Preparation and execution of supplier meetings 
  • Preparation of calculations and evaluations
  • Participation in the international selection, support and development of suppliers
  • Participation in cross-departmental customer, procurement and optimization projects
  • Active material group and supplier management including supplier onboarding and evaluation
  • Support in complex tendering issues and strategic projects
  • Assumption of sub-projects and support in selected commodity groups
  • Collaboration in an international team

Your profile:

  • Business administration or technical degree or comparable training with additional qualification
  • First professional experience in purchasing in an industrial company is desirable
  • Confident handling of MS Office as well as additional knowledge in 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 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!

AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group GmbH
Tatjana Hartmann
Human Resources
Fon +49 8221 97 - 8936