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Senior CAPEX Buyer

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
16 November, 2021

Job Description

The Senior CAPEX Buyer will be responsible for CAPEX spend within one of the largest new production sites in Switzerland, for a large Swiss heritage multi-national.


You will use fluent English and German language skills to assist with CAPEX projects across key locations, including a new state-of-the-art Swiss facility.


The Senior CAPEX Buyer will work with a variety of stakeholders to assist with CAPEX procurement for new sites and lines. You will be accountable for facilitating sourcing processes in line with company targets across the new main production site, supporting project sites with Switzerland and other sister sites across Europe.


In this project-based role, you will deliver best-in-class Procurement solutions for the business across multiple categories, covering both Direct and Indirect Procurement.


Regular requirements will sit within construction materials, equipment and specialist services. You will liaise with central category management, contract management, operational purchasing and other internal stakeholders within the Projects teams.


Senior CAPEX Buyer, Brig, Switzerland


The Senior CAPEX Buyer will be a team player that can identify opportunities for collaboration, but also be independent and proactive with their approach.


Key responsibilities for the Senior CAPEX Buyer will include:

  • Developing project-led sourcing strategy
  • Identifying key suppliers and negotiating suitable supply agreements
  • Manage and implement contracts


For the Senior CAPEX Buyer, we are looking to speak with high calibre candidates with the following skillset:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level – ideally within Procurement, Engineering or sciences
  • Experience working in a Production, Manufacturing or EPC environment
  • Circa 4 years’ experience in a Procurement environment working on CAPEX, Projects, OPEX or IM&S
  • Strong negotiation skills are essential
  • Fluency in English and German are essential


If you are interested in applying for this Senior CAPEX Buyer role, please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Charlotte in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.