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Strategic Buyer (f/m/x)

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  • Ort: Linz, Upper Austria
  • Typ: Direktvermittlung
  • Job #275
  • Salary: 50.000 €

Our client is a globally operating and highly successful company in the development and production of composites products, internationally recognized for its innovative and high-quality products. For years, the company has been placing increased emphasis on innovative and future-oriented products. Due to the excellent order situation and continuous growth, we are now searching an experienced Strategic buyer (f/m/x) for the Headquarter in Upper Austria.

Main Tasks: 

  • Planning, implementation, and evaluation of international procurement market analyses and purchasing projects including the ramp-up of new projects 
  • Actively influencing the product development process and driving cost reduction measures
  • Defining and enforcing procurement, supplier, and product group strategies
  • Independently planning and conducting tenders and negotiations, shaping prices and new pricing models 
  • Contract management including risk and claim management
  • Establishing and developing supplier relationships as well as active risk management within the supply chain
  • Contributing to the optimization and digitalization of procurement processes

Qualification and Experience: 

  • Successfully completed technical and/or commercial education (university, college)
  • Several years of experience in procurement in an international environment
  • Experience in project and change management
  • Experience with SAP or another ERP system focusing on procurement
  • Fluent negotiation skills in English are required, German language skills are an add on
  • Strong negotiation skills and assertiveness
  • High results orientation and flexibility combined with communication skills
  • Intercultural competencies advantageous
  • Willingness to travel > 20%


  • Highly flexible working hours and home office options
  • Happy Birthday: a day off on your birthday
  • Company canteen and meal subsidy
  • Year-round childcare options
  • Company internal health program with various activities for health promotion
  • Future-oriented company 
  • Diverse and international working environment
  • Attractive opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Team events
  • Smart Mobility: Electric cars for carpooling

This Position comes along with a salary level beginning at EUR 50.000 gross annually with willingness of overpayment regarding experience and qualification. 

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