Senior Divisional Indirect Buyer (European scope)

Senior Divisional Indirect Buyer (European scope) | Big Fish Sp. z o.o.

Senior Divisional Indirect Buyer (European scope)

Job location:
Home office or hybrid (małopolskie)


Our Client is a leading global supplier of products for hydronic distribution systems which deliver optimal and energy efficient heating and cooling systems to the residential and commercial building sectors.

This role is to cover divisional procurement agenda activities within indirect material area across all Hydronic Engineering functional groups as manufacturing sites, sales organisation and central functions in HQ.

Scope of tasks and duties is based on agreed global procurement strategy and agenda as well as the execution.

There are already certain topics and projects to follow up and to define further pipeline actions. Main focus is on capital investment projects; saving initiatives tracker upgrade on further potentials at each site; activities and support for Global Procurement team on request

Main Responsibilities

  • Define and implement a strategy for a given portfolio of indirect product purchases and vendors
  • Deliver required procurement support to various projects (Production machines, machine tools and maintenance and refurbishment of machines)
  • Support procurement agenda of indirect area across all Hydronic Engineering (HE) sites based on agreed strategy and goals
  • Lead/coordinate capital investment projects across HE organization incl. manufacturing sites, Sales organization and central functions. Be a leading part of cross functional team
  • Indirect material spend mapping per plant incl. pipeline actions and reporting structure of saving initiatives

The Person

Qualifications and Experience

  • 10+ years of working experience in procurement linked to manufacturing and/or engineering
  • Preferred 6+ years of working experience in strategic procurement incl. indirect material area within international organization
  • Experience leading new machines and refurbishment of existing machines procurement projects
  • Past experience in at least one of following sectors; HVAC industry, automotive, electronics would be an advantage
  • Experience in cost analysis/cost breakdown creation and understanding
  • Very good language skill in English, German would be a ‘plus’
  • Analytical skills accompanied by a good knowledge of MSOffice

Leadership Behaviors

  • High degree of integrity and transparency
  • Ability to work within organization at all levels
  • High level of self-driven and committed person, able to work independent as visible owner of assigned tasks
  • Very good adaptability to different and changing business approaches
  • High level of resilience and understanding/accepting different points of view
  • Proven track record of negotiation skills and a wide range of categories as operations, marketing, etc.

Our benefit package:

  • private medical care
  • PPE
  • Company Social Benefits Fund
  • Group insurance (Warta)
  • Medicover Sport
  • Company Events
  • Funding for language courses and training

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