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Indirect Buyer

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SHG-4316
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
13 January, 2022

Job Description

 

My client, a large multi-national company, is searching for a German speaking Indirect Buyer to join its expanding team.

 

This exciting new role will hold responsibility for purchasing of indirect categories, including professional services, facilities management and marketing for my first-class client.

 

Indirect Buyer, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

Reporting to the Head of Procurement, the successful Indirect Buyer will be accountable for building strong internal relationships and assisting Procurement-related systems and procedures. You will be responsible for cost analysis to help identify savings potential within the professional services, facilities management and marketing category.

 

Our client is looking for a dynamic professional that has previous experience with proven results in engaging with internal stakeholders and it is therefore essential that you speak fluent German. Strong command of the English language is also preferred; you will be required to work in both English and German.

 

My client is offering the successful Indirect Buyer excellent progression opportunities and work-from-home flexibility at least two days a week.

 

For this Indirect Buyer role, we are looking for high calibre candidates with the following skillset:

  • Circa 4 years’ experience within Indirect Procurement
  • Fluent in German and working proficiency in English essential - French would be an advantage
  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Knowledge of SAP would be advantageous
  • Well-established stakeholder management skills, with the ability to engage and interact in a cross-functional capacity
  • Strong negotiation skills are essential

 

If you are interested in applying for this Indirect Buyer role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to sasha.gill@emearecruitment.com or for a confidential conversation please call Sasha in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.