Strategic Purchaser (f/m)

  • Your responsibilities

    • Define, implement and lead the global supply strategy for Capital Expenditures and develop the optimal global supplier portfolio
    • Identify and realize cost reduction potentials
    • Negotiate and define the supplier contracts and lead the yearly reviews
    • Support internal and external audits
    • Support the growth of Procurement-team
    • Support as team member of interdisciplinary project teams the launch of new products
  • Your qualifications

    • Bachelor or University degree in mechanical or industrial engineering
    • MBA or degree in purchasing is an advantage
    • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in purchasing of technical systems, CapEx & MRO
    • Experience in Aviation or Automobile Industry is a must
    • Excellent oral and written communication in German and English, other languages are an advantage
    • Good communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills are equally important
    • Advanced skills in terms of influencing, entrepreneurship, result orientation, negotiation, problem solving, project management and team working/building
    • Flexibility and willingness to learn
    • Experience of systems (SAP, Windows, Office) and reporting is essential
    • Top motivation

    We address a Purchaser specialist with experience in supplier development, who wants to take an active role together with specific suppliers. The ideal candidate likes to have contacts with internal and external customers, is able to assume increased responsibility and has a same portion of assertiveness. Are you able to keep calm and friendly also in stressful situations? Then you are the right one for our team!
  • Our offer

    We are offering a challenging job in an entrepreneurial environment with room to grow in every dimension. Our office is located in Wetzikon ZH.
  • Your next step

    If you are interested to know more about, please send your complete application documents in English.

    • Cover letter (including Foto and Nationality; we only accept applications from Swiss and EU Nationals (Schengen) or with a valid swiss working permit)
    • CV
    • Reference letters
    • Diplomas
    • Employment references
    (We only accept applications which fulfil the requirements above)
  • Location

    Department of Procurement located in CH-8620 Wetzikon.
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