Global Commodity Buyer Capital Expenditures (f/m/d)

EagleBurgmann Germany GmbH & Co. KG

Freudenberg is a global technology group that strengthens its customers and society long-term through forward-looking innovations. Together with our partners, customers and the world of science, we develop leading-edge technologies, and excellent products, solutions and services for 40 market segments. The Freudenberg Group employs some 50,000 people in around 60 countries worldwide and generates sales of nearly 9 billion euros.
EagleBurgmann is a leading international specialist in industrial sealing technology. We combine innovative technologies, digital solutions and our passion to create sophisticated and reliable sealing systems. Our products help make entire industries safer and more sustainable. 5,000 employees create added value for our customers around the world with their enthusiasm and competence. EagleBurgmann is a joint venture between the German Freudenberg Group and the Japanese Eagle Industry Group.

You support our team as

Global Commodity Buyer Capital Expenditures (f/m/d)

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for product group and supplier management for the CapEx, Technical Services and Real Estate product groups
  • Developing and implementing cross-location product group strategies
  • Actively managing the supplier portfolio and conducting tendering processes for capital goods
  • Identifying supply sources: conducting contract negotiations, concluding contracts, initiating procurement processes
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration within a global matrix organization
  • Continually identifying potential for improvements and their implementation

Qualifications

  • Successfully completed degree in industrial engineering, business administration or similar studies
  • Several years of professional experience in commodity group purchasing or project purchasing involving capital goods
  • Expertise in the MM SAP module, ideally some initial experience with SAP S/4 HANA
  • Hands-on mentality, proactive and independent work style as well as assertive and strong negotiating skills
  • Proficient in German and English as well as generally willing to travel
  • Working remote is also possible

Your Benefits

  • Cafeteria/Canteen: Fresh food on-site, both hot and cold
  • Company pension: Save for retirement with the company's help
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Enter a diversity-driven world of innovation
  • Employee discounts: Opportunities for deals on products and services
  • Sustainability / Community service: Making a difference with sustainability, community service

The Freudenberg Group is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion. Employment opportunities are available to all applicants and associates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, protected military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.