Lead Buyer CAPEX


Lead Buyer CAPEX


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min. € 50,000 gross/year


Finance / Banking / Investment / Accounting, Human Resources / Recruiting


in-office, flexible, home office

your profile

  • Higher degree in mechanical engineering or related studies

  • Advanced knowledge of modern procurement tools & processes and commercial project management skills

  • Strong technical understanding and high affinity for figures

  • Competent in contract and claim management

  • Sound negotiation and communication skills in English and German

  • Several (5+) years of experience in procurement or project management in an international environment (e.g. automotive industry, company in the field of mechanical engineering)

  • Experience of plant and machinery procurement and capital expenditure purchases at an international level

  • Team player, business orientation and assertive personality

  • Willingness to travel (appr. 30%)

about the company

It's a fact: you use delfort products every day. When you unpack a hamburger at a fast food restaurant, read the leaflet of your medicine or light a cigarette, there is a chance that you are holding a product made by us. The numerous applications of our functional and speciality papers are a fixture in everyone's daily lives.

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your area of responsibility

  • You are directly involved in CAPEX projects and purchase equipment in cooperation with the mill procurement, corporate and local project teams

  • You actively manage all commercial/contractual aspects for CAPEX- projects as a Corporate Lead Buyer in alignment with the locations and in accordance with the established processes

  • You negotiate prices and contracts for your area of responsibility and independently manage procurement projects and select or qualify new suppliers

  • You develop and execute appropriate sourcing paths, considering strategical and future oriented aspects, as well as the TCO approach

  • You strongly align sourcing activities with local and corporate procurement, to bundle, lift synergies at time of project execution, but also considering future MRO needs

  • You develop supplier management processes as well as structured market follow-ups and an internal reporting

the benefits

  • In this varied position you have a high degree of personal responsibility. With your corporate function you take a leading role in the area of international technical sourcing.

  • You work for a reliable employer in a successful, growth-oriented international group with flat organizational structures and short decision paths.

  • Within the delfort group you have a wide range of opportunities for personal development.

  • In addition to the standard remuneration package we offer a flexible working environment (e.g. home office), a performance related bonus, various social benefits and a state of the art infrastructure.


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