Head of Operative Purchasing (m/f)

Job description

For our subsidiary Manz Slovakia (Nové Mesto nad Váhom) we are seeking a Head of Operative Purchasing. Our Slovak site is focused on the development and production of automatized manufacturing machinery for customers coming from various industry areas like for example electronics, automotive, printing and roll-to-roll processing. Our latest projects were focused on production equipment for lithium-ionen battery cell production, battery modules assembly, complete battery system assembly, solar panel assembly as well as laser systems and roll-to-roll processing.

Your responsibilities

  • Managing and coordinating operational purchasers, logistics employees as well as project coordinators in order to optimize material availability and costs
  • Active participation in production dispatching and daily preparation of the material for production
  • Executing material escalations
  • Timely processing of the tasks by the supervisor

Your profile

  • Minimum of secondary education in technical, economical or managment studies
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience, ideally in the same sector
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications
  • High level of motivation and responsibility as well as analytical and creative thinking
  • Driving license
  • Verbal and written skills in English; German language is an advantage