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Senior Manager - Purchasing - IT Software, Hardware & Services

Senior Manager - Purchasing - IT Software, Hardware & Services

  • Location

    Frankfurt am Main

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  • Salary:

    £110000 - £120000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Nick Cooke

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

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My client is embarking on an exciting transformation journey with a newly created corporate function! Join their dynamic Corporate Purchasing Europe team as a Senior Manager Procurement IT, located close to Frankfurt.

Your Mission:

  • Strategize & Execute: Craft and drive innovative IT commodity strategies for hardware, software, and services. Your strategic vision will align with the company's goals and pave the way for groundbreaking advancements.
  • Market Insights: Keep a finger on the pulse of market trends and supplier performance. Your analytical skills will uncover opportunities for cost savings, risk mitigation, and process improvements.
  • Negotiate & Lead: Lead the charge in preparing bids, evaluating offers, and securing the best deals. Present your results to the sourcing board and management with confidence and clarity.
  • Collaborate: Work hand-in-hand with cross-functional teams to create synergy and achieve stellar outcomes. Your collaboration will ensure the best possible results for all stakeholders.
  • Innovate: Continuously enhance templates, tools, and data quality within our systems. Your contributions will drive efficiency and innovation across the board.

What We Seek:

  • Expertise: A Bachelor's degree in business administration, supply chain management, or a related field. A proven track record in automotive procurement, with specific experience in IT commodities.
  • Skills: Exceptional negotiation and contract management skills, with a focus on driving cost reduction and improving supplier performance. Strong strategic planning abilities and a solid understanding of supply chain management principles.
  • Mindset: An independent work style with a hands-on mentality and analytical thinking. Fluent in German and English, with proficiency in MS Office and SAP. Additional languages are a plus.
  • Leadership: Experience in organizing cross-functional teams within a matrix organization. Your leadership will guide the team to success.

Be part of a global team that's pioneering industry-leading automotive technologies. They invest in their employees, providing a dynamic and engaging environment where you can thrive.


  • Flexible Work Arrangements: Enjoy flexible working hours and remote work options that fit your lifestyle.
  • Health & Wellness: Access to comprehensive health programs and participate in team events that foster a healthy, collaborative environment.
  • Growth & Development: Benefit from extensive training programs and internal development opportunities to advance your career.
  • Employee Benefits: Enjoy employee discounts, a profit participation program, and support from the Employee & Family Assistance Program.
  • Convenience: On-site cafeteria and ample parking possibilities make your day-to-day experience more comfortable.

Transform the future of mobility with them! Your innovation and leadership can make a lasting impact.