Strategic Buyer (m/f)

Job description

For our subsidiary Manz Slovakia (Nové Mesto nad Váhom) we are seeking a Strategic Buyer. 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

  • Selecting and qualifying new suppliers in the segment of engineering and electrotechnical production
  • Negotiation and preparation of contracts
  • Supplier assessment and development
  • Evaluating offers from suppliers
  • Responsibility for price development in assigned areas

Your profile

  • Minimum of secondary education in technical studies; business education is an advantage
  • Minimum 2 years of experience, preferably in an international industrial company
  • Experience with working in a project Environment as well as ability to read technical documentation is an advantage
  • Good understanding of technologies and materials
  • Ability to solve problems independently and operatively
  • Strong communication skills as well as high responsibility and loyalty
  • Systematic and analytical working style as well as high flexibility
  • Driving license
  • Verbal and written English skills; German language is an advantage