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Procurement Manager, Global Construction Works - Germany

Procurement & Purchasing
Ref: 22 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Jul 2018
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Procurement Manager, Wind Farm Construction

To be located in BENELUX, France, Poland or Portugal


Global Procurement Strategy | Cost Analysis | Cost Reduction | Value Chain | Compliance | Contract Administration | FIDIC | VOB | Quality Management | SAP


Intelligent Employment are recruiting for an international Procurement Manager to guarantee of the global procurement for construction works (e.g. foundations, access roads, soil improvements) with regard to the most cost-effective output.


Your role:

  • Defining a solid strategy for global procurement of construction works in accordance with the company strategy
  • Implementation of the necessary global organizational set-up
  • Responsibility of a complete, effective frictionless procedure for the category in cooperation with the responsible stakeholders
  • Consulting the construction/engineering department in order to implement necessary procedures and solutions
  • Guaranteeing the identification, analysis and generation of significant cost reductions in the global value chain
  • Representing the GP department applied to the establishment and compliance of the relevant standards, procedures and guidelines in the company projects
  • Representing the GP department for the relevant management entities in the company projects
  • Coordinating and consulting cross functional teams in company projects
  • Consulting superiors and other departments during the creation, development and optimization of processes


 We would like to hear from you if you meet the following requirements:


  • University degree in business related studies and minimum 5 years of professional experience in international procurement environments and relevant procurement field (construction works)
  • Work and team leading experience in the fields of procurement and/or construction works
  • Very good knowledge in contractual administration (FIDIC / VOB standards)
  • Experience in Renewable markets helpful
  • Fluent in English / German + regional language, spoken and written
  • Good knowledge in MS Office / SAP
  • Good knowledge in cost analyses
  • Good knowledge in quality management


Desired attributes;

  • Analytic mentality,  meaning the skill and  willingness to analyze functional issues in a systematic procedure, analyzing the actual and target status in order to recognize reasons for deviations
  • Flexibility & Initiative, meaning the skill and willingness to handle changes openly  and  constructively and to be willing to propose amendments
  • Integrated mentality, meaning the skill and willingness to think in complex procedures and to recognize superordinate coherences
  • Communication skills, meaning the skill and willingness, to listen to others, treating contacts in an appropriate manner and expressing oneself structurally and concisely
  • Capacity for team-work, meaning the skill and willingness to work in a group constructively , responsibly and in a tangible way in order to reach the goals for oneself and the group
  • Willingness to travel and mobility


Company Profile:

You will be working for a global leader in Wind Turbine technology and development who are headquartered in Germany and active globally, with over 30 years’ experience in Wind Power Generation.