Head of Strategic Purchasing (m/w/d) - Direct Materials

Your Tasks

  • Ensures the team’s compliance to tesa Purchasing Compliance Guideline
  • Involves in tPN Strategy creation process and implementation it into the team
  • Leads the team in ensuring the goals of cost reduction/cost avoidance, innovation, supply security and sustainability.
  • Enhances intensive relationship with targeted strategic suppliers
  • Continuous improves team performance by motivating and developing team members
  • Promotes teams’ collaboration in tPN Direct Materials, tPN Global organization and cross function interaction in tesa
  • Optimizes tesa’s supplier portfolio to achieve competitive advantage in cost and innovation

Your Profile

  • University bachelor’s degree, majored in chemistry is preferred
  • Several years’ experience in purchasing, including min. 2 years in leading a global team working in cross functional business environment
  • Knowledge and experience in state of the art purchasing processes and tools
  • Fluent German
  • Business fluent spoken and written English
  • Analytical and well structured in thinking;
  • Open and clear in communication;
  • Proactive and strong result oriented in improvement & achievement
  • Distinct interpersonal skills
  • Global travel up to 25%

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