Strategic Sourcing Specialist

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    60,000EUR - 70,000EUR

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    Rebecca Stevens

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Strategic Sourcing Specialist (f/m/x)

Location: Würzburg, Germany (Hybrid)
Salary: €50,000 - €65,000 (Dependant on experience)


Our client is a unified breathing company who are a recognized leader in the Respiratory Diagnostics, Ventilation, Anesthesia Delivery & Patient Monitoring market segments. This position could provide you with great autonomy, giving you freedom to grow and develop both on a personal level and with company which is taking huge leaps forward in its market. I know this is guaranteed, since we have supported 20+ great professionals to join them in the last 24 months, just in Germany.

Working in a team to implement global sourcing strategies will be your responsibility as a strategic sourcing specialist. You will take part in the respiratory category's global sourcing efforts in this job. For this company, you will be involved in the procurement of machined metal components, electronic components, printed circuit boards, displays, and other components.
You will also maintain current supplier relationships, carry out routine supplier reviews, and make sure that current supplier partnerships continue to grow as part of your job.

•    An interesting and varied task
•    Flat hierarchies in a committed and cooperative team 
•    Opportunities for professional and personal development
•    An attractive remuneration with an annual 2% bonus
•    Flexible working hours for a good work-life balance
•    Exciting projects
•    30 vacation days per year
•    Reimbursement of travel expenses for public transport
•    bike leasing
•    Reduced rate at the local gym

•    Conduct RFQs, monitor quote deadlines, prepare meaningful analyses, develop negotiation strategies
•    Negotiate pricing, terms and other commercial conditions or issues with Suppliers
•    Participation in supplier evaluation and selection process, monitor supplier performance and prepare regular supplier business reviews 
•    Establishing and maintaining supplier relationships to reduce costs and avoid inefficiencies
•    Perform data analyses, preparation and evaluation of key figure reports 
•    Support the Strategic Sourcing Team in market monitoring, identify trends and potential risks, contribute in reducing supply and cost risk
•    Independent negotiation of supplier contracts, quantity and framework agreements
•    Identify Cost Saving Opportunities
•    Participation in optimization and strategic alignment of the supply chain
•    Support in the development of long-term strategic sourcing concepts and their subsequent implementation
•    Collaboration in various internal projects and processes

Your Profile:
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business Management, Engineering or related field, alternatively, completed commercial or technical training with appropriate advanced qualification with at least 2 years of professional experience in strategic or operational purchasing
•    Relevant professional experience in Medical Device Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Aviation, or a similarly regulated industry
•    Experience in supplier performance management, contract negotiations and cost management experience
•    Proven analysis, negotiation and supplier management skills
•    Fluent English & German

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