Global Category Director

Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA

Später bewerben

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

  • Develop and implement Global Category Strategies for the category Indirect Goods and Services
  • Lead and manage a global category team
  • Negotiate, implement and manage global framework agreements with strategic suppliers
  • Define GMQS global commodity strategies and objectives together with the Senior Vice President (SVP) while collaborating with Global Research & Development and GMQS Production Management
  • Define and manage procurement projects for net TCO improvements
  • Monitor, evaluate and develop performance of strategic suppliers in collaboration with the business units
  • Conduct market research and develop global sourcing potentials
  • Carry out regular review of global procurement opportunities and implement benchmarks
  • Provide market and supplier contributions through early integration into new requirements

  • University degree in business economics or in technical studies (BA, MA), ideally with an international focus
  • Relevant professional and practical experience in a comparable function
  • Many years of experience in tactical and strategic procurement for an international manufacturing company
  • Good technical and methodical know-how and experience in managing synergy projects
  • Solid market expertise in the required category (Indirect Goods and Services)
  • Good knowledge of end product applications and functions
  • Strong social and professional leadership skills with the ability to influence
  • Strong ability to moderate conflicting interests
  • Teambuilding competence and empathy
  • Resilience and target orientation
  • High language proficiency in English (oral and written)

Später bewerben

Stellenangebot in: Bad Homburg vor der Höhe