Strategic Buyer with German (Construction category)
Ref. No: 7654
Lufthansa Group Business Services is a 100 per cent Lufthansa subsidiary. We offer shared services worldwide for the entire Lufthansa Group in the areas of Finance, Business Intelligence & Transformation, Human Resources, Procurement and IT, which we provide or manage ourselves.
It’s our goal to harmonize and standardize processes and to continuously make them more efficient and effective. We see ourselves as pioneers in digitization, as well as in the use and distribution of the latest technologies, for example in business process automation.
As an internationally operating company, LGBS is represented at locations in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Krakow, Manila and Mexico City and manages BPO providers in Germany and abroad. With the global network of foreign representatives of the Lufthansa Group's field organization, we are also locally anchored and active worldwide.
Region: Kraków, małopolskie
Master/Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Architectural Design or Business Engineering.
Minimum 3 years of experience in Strategic Procurement
Experience in managing buying projects between 0,1 – 5 Million Euro
Brought relevant yearly savings to the company
Fluent in English (written and spoken) – min C1
Fluent in German (written and spoken) – min C1
Very good command of MS office and Windows applications
Very good command of Procurement related tools
Analytical and conceptual mindset
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Strong co-operation skills
Interdisciplinary knowledge and interests
Strategic Buyer will work in close collaboration with Category Management in sourcing activities for Constructions category. He/she will be the interface between the demanding organization of the Group, the Category Manager of the respective category and the supplier. He/she coordinates sourcing-related projects or works in projects and working groups. He/she also might lead dedicated staff from a functional point of view.
Lead and contribute sourcing related projects
Conduct market researches to support business cases, find alternative products, suppliers and markets and monitor price trends
Analyze spend data within Lufthansa Group to derive procurement measures
Perform tender and tender-related activities, such as negotiations and contract finalizations
Monitor supplier performance and identify potential risks and ensure continuous improvement of supplier performance, initiate countermeasures if necessary
Maintain procurement projects and saving results
Ensure purchase of goods and services according to company guidelines
Support category management in the definition and implementation of category and supplier strategy
Support in other procurement related topics or special tasks
Completes all other tasks assigned by Supervisor
Challenging work in an international environment under highest standards
Attractive career development opportunities
Job stability and flexible working time, enabling to enjoy your personal lifestyle
Private medical care for employees and their family members
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