Head of Global Procurement and Logistics (f/m/d) Intelligent Traffic Systems

Job Description

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

Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2018, which ended on September 30, 2018, the former Siemens Mobility Division posted revenue of €8.8 billion and had around 34,200 employees worldwide.

Your new role – challenging and future-oriented
  • You will be responsible for global procurement and logistics for our newly-formed "Intelligent Traffic Systems" division, which develops smart solutions for mobility on roads and in cities.
  • You will manage around 30 employees in Germany, the UK and the USA and direct the Project Procurement, Category Management, Supplier Quality and Strategic Logistics teams.
  • You will define and implement the strategy for your area.
  • Your focus will always be on "best in class" for material costs, which you will optimize on an ongoing basis, thus driving target cost achievement.
  • You will also develop the pool of suppliers so that growth above average can be achieved. In addition you will identify suppliers in the market so that new technologies can be introduced.
  • You will ensure that the suppliers' quality performance and logistics are optimal.
  • You will respond quickly to changing market conditions and tailor your procurement and logistics activities to the extremely dynamic environment in a flexible manner.

Your qualifications – solid and appropriate
  • You have a university degree (masters/bachelors) in a business or engineering discipline.
  • You can also offer many years of professional experience in procurement, product management, quality activities or research and development.
  • You have a background in an industrial environment (e.g. road traffic engineering, automotive, aerospace or automation technology).
  • You also have (line) management experience.
  • You have already worked internationally, ideally including abroad, and understand the particular requirements of a matrix organization.
  • The global nature of this role requires you to have an excellent knowledge of German and English. 
Getting in touch with us – straightforward and direct

if you would like to find out more about Siemens before applying.
+49 (9131) 17 52430
if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Karl-Christian Gerbaulet.
if you would like more information about jobs and careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Job ID: 177769

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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