Global Indirect Buyer

EUR40000 - EUR45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
27 Jan 2021
26 Feb 2021
Rikard Lenkler
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Indirect Buyer - Greenfield Procurement Team

International Industrial Automation Organization

Location - Bielsko-Biala, PL

Salary - 180k-200k PLN + Bonus & Benefits

Contact - Rikard,

This leading global industrial automation organization are establishing a new global shared services procurement organization in Bielsko-Biala and are looking to hire experienced Indirect Procurement Specialists to join their new team.

As a global indirect buyer you will take responsibility for a number of strategic indirect procurement categories such as MRO, Logistics, Outsourced Manufacturing, Capex or C-Parts tail spend. As this is a newly established team you will be responsible for developing the category management and sourcing strategy from scratch and will require someone who is highly entrepreneurial with a self-starter mindset to be able to deliver results with little guidance from senior leadership.

This is an opportunity to put your own mark on a growing international procurement organization and take full ownership over your spend categories.

As the Global Indirect Buyer you will be responsible for:-

  • Building the maturity of the global procurement team by implementing effective global sourcing strategies for your designated spend categories
  • Utilising the firms spend analytics tools to consolidate suppliers and negotiate more efficient global deals
  • Support the implementation and roll-out of new P2P and ERP system to further develop procurement's infrastructure
  • Providing subject matter expertise of indirect procurement to cross-functional global teams

To be successful in this Global Indirect Buyer position you must be comfortable in dealing with ambiguity in a newly created role and department and be confident working in an environment with little process or guidance. You will have a high degree of autonomy to develop your own strategies and processes that will deliver optimal results to the organization.

If you are an experienced Indirect procurement professional looking for a challenging new opportunity in a growing team then this is the perfect job for you. Apply now with an up to date copy of your CV (In English) via the link above or directly to Rikard at