Operational purchaser in the aviation industry (m/f)

Laupheim | 20188138

With a high level of motivation and the best expertise available, the employees of ARTS work on a daily basis to realise the vision of our customers. More than 500 ARTS employees at 25 international locations define the future of technology today, working actively alongside internationally active high-tech companies. Together with ARTS you too can make your career a calling.

We are looking to recruit an operational purchaser in Laupheim for our client Diehl Aviation Laupheim GmbH. In your future position, you will be responsible for handling requirements as they arise.

Task description

  • Procurement of the range of products assigned to you, domestically and abroad, in a manner which meets cost, deadline and quality stipulations
  • Price negotiations for new materials and regular price adjustments in collaboration with strategists and specialist team leaders, taking into account the company's objectives
  • Analysis and implementation of cost lowering opportunities for suppliers in terms of price maintenance and capital commitment
  • Tendering, quotation requests and bid analyses, including comparing terms and conditions, as preparation for selecting suppliers and awarding orders
  • Ensuring that orders, order confirmations, deliveries, Q-reports meet contractual agreements (deadlines, quality and price)
  • Collaboration on multifunctional teams


  • Degree, or alternatively commercial training
  • Experience in purchasing and in dealing with suppliers is essential
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and good SAP skills
  • Fluent command of German and English
  • An excellent sense of responsibility and organisational capabilities should round off your profile

Our Services

  • Permanent employment contract
  • Above-average, performance-linked remuneration
  • Bonuses and allowances above standard rates
  • Annual bonus payments
  • Personal support close to work
  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Extensive opportunities for training and further education

Your Contact

Nicole Hoffmann
HR Management

ARTS Experts GmbH
Hermann-Reichelt-Str. 3
Dresden 01109
+49 (0)351 / 795 808 24

Local Office

Office Munich

Sonderflughafen Oberpfaffenhofen - Friedrichshafener Straße 3
82205 Gilching
+49 (0)89 / 978 962 110