Strategic purchaser in supply chain management (m/f)

Augsburg | 20188420

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 a strategic purchaser in Augsburg for our client. In the future position you will be responsible for cooperation during the tendering and contract award phase and for the entire duration of the contract.

Task description

  • Preparation of procurement activities for multiple products, packages or suppliers
  • Ensuring that contractual framework agreements are concluded between suppliers and the company as well as provision of the best possible purchasing conditions
  • Collaboration in procurement work, managing the submission of tenders and contract negotiations, to attain the best possible purchasing conditions in accordance with company requirements
  • Supervision of contracts between suppliers and company stakeholders
  • Monitoring of compliance with the terms and conditions over the entire contract life cycle with regard to expected services, e.g. logistics, support, quality and costs
  • Management of everyday relations with suppliers and within the scope of ongoing projects for the optimisation of customer benefit, while simultaneously reducing overall operating costs and risks


  • Degree in strategic purchasing or project management, or alternatively vocational training with job-related professional experience
  • Competence in strategic purchasing and project management
  • Several years of professional experience in sales, marketing and purchasing
  • Confident user of SAP MM
  • Fluent command of German and English
  • Decisiveness and creativity 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

Susann Pastor

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