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Head (m/f/diverse) of Commodity Group Steel

Bocholt, Germany
SCM-Procurement / Supply Chain Logistics

Job Description

Job ID: 86661
Location: Bocholt
Organisation: Process Industries and Drives
Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.
Flender GmbH is a leading global supplier for mechanical drives systems and has been standing for highest performance, innovation, quality and reliability of mechanical components for more than 115 years. 
The range covers a broad variety of gear units and couplings as well as services. The focus includes key industries as wind power, cement production, marine, conveyor and crane technology. Flender 
products and services combine latest technology with extremely high quality and have been reliably guaranteeing the optimal transmission of power for decades.

What part will you play?
  • You lead a global commodity team of global/regional commodity managers in several steel related commodities, Supplier Quality Managers (CE) and an Operative Procurement team
  • Furthermore you analyze and monitor global supply markets as well as define and implement a global material field and supplier strategy considering demand and business requirements
  • You align budget with the business and achieve cost reduction targets and other agreed (Quality, Logistic) KPIs
  • Additionally you identify and qualify new as well as manage existing suppliers in mainly Europe /East Europe and Asia
  • You negotiate commercial, quality and logistic conditions and assure professional contract management 
  • Last but not least you drive innovation and collaboration with suppliers as well as implement and contribute to Cost and Value Engineering (CVE) initiatives
What you need to make real what matters.
  • The foundation of your career are successful completed academic studies in economic / mechanical engineering
  • You bring many years of relevant experience in procurement in steel related material fields and several years of experience in leading a global team
  • We would be pleased to meet you if you have a collaborative leadership style and experience in managing (cross-functional) projects
  • Personally, you score well with open-mindedness, strategic thinking, analytical and structured approaches and excellent negotiation skills
  • To find your way in your international environment, you are characterized by fluency in English / preferably German as well as a willingness to intercontinental traffic (20%)
Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

+49 (9131) 17-1717 - if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Michaela Borho. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

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

Job ID: 86661

Organisation: Process Industries and Drives

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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