Strategic Buyer

Job Description

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

As a world leader in developing and producing the most advanced engineering technologies, we improve lives and further human achievements worldwide, while also protecting the climate - all thanks to our employees. Working with us, you have the foundation to develop personally and professionally. We give you the chance to do something meaningful, that benefits society and human progress. We give you the chance to make a difference.

Your new role – challenging and future oriented
  • Implements Commodity strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials
  • Contributes to implementation and ensures usage of globally defined methods, processes and systems to ensure high process efficiency and process compliance (e.g. compliant Purchase-to-Pay process, Procurement guidelines, IT systems)
  • Initiates, plans, executes and controls the demand alignment with commodity management and supplier to maximize the contribution to operating profit from materials
  • Identifies procurement risks, opportunities and market forces to avoid potential losses
  • Introduces eSourcing tools and strategy while supporting other procurement colleagues
  • Prepares and conducts negotiations to obtain highest feasible savings
  • Generates, documents and implements savings to contribute to the success of the business and make results transparent
  • Executes Supplier Management processes (e.g. qualification, selection, evaluation, development, classification)
  • Ensures a close cooperation with Internal Customers to ensure customer care and early involvement
  • Provides supplier information to the project and conducts project-specific supplier evaluations  
Your qualifications – solid and appropriate
  • University or College degree in Economics, Business Administration or similar
  • Experience in Supply Chain in production environment is highly desired but not mandatory
  • Computer literacy (able to use advanced functions of MS Office)
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP
  • Proficiency in English, both written and verbal
  • Extraordinary negotiation and persuasions skills
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic orientation
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills
Applying to join us – straightforward

If you are interested, please apply electronically by 25.02.2020.

We do thank you for your application and interest.

Visit or if you wish to find out more about Siemens before applying.

Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Siemens d.o.o. Beograd

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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