Strategic Buyer (m/f/x)

Gilching | 1810

The future of technology is defined by people with vision and innovative ideas – people like you! As experts in engineering and production services, engineering consulting and HR services, for almost 20 years we have been supporting customers from the most diverse of high-tech industries. Become a member of our team of 500 experts and give our customers at 25 project sites the edge over the competition.

Expand your professional success as a Stratetic Purchaser and realize your visions together with ARTS. In your future position in Gilching near Munich you will be responsible for the sustainable development of an international supplier portfolio.

Task description

  • Management of international sourcing projects and sub-projects in the supply chain

  • Elaboration of the supply chain design

  • Execution of Capability Assessments for international suppliers

  • Evaluation of raw material and currency developments in relation to supplies

  • Establishment and further development of Best Cost Country suppliers

  • Conducting contract negotiations and further development of contracts and supply chain tools

  • Operational and strategic responsibility for the supplier pool

  • Management of international supplier review meetings and participation in customer review meetings


  • Completed degree in industrial engineering or comparable technical/business management training

  • Several years of experience in purchasing and supply chain management

  • Practical experience in project management

  • International experience in the sourcing environment of the aviation industry, ideally in structural engineering

  • Good handling of SAP

  • Very good knowledge of German and English, other foreign languages would be an advantage

  • International willingness to travel

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

Susann Pastor

Airport Center Dresden
Hermann-Reichelt-Str. 3
01109 Dresden
+49 (0)351 / 795 808 285

Local Office

Office Munich

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