Are you ready to go further?

At HARTMANN you get to make a difference. Our healthcare products and solutions make an impact in millions of people’s lives around the world on a daily basis – in hospitals, in clinics, and at home. We believe that health can empower people to make a positive difference in the world, and this is something worth going further for.

Join our team as a

Head of Procurement IT Software & Licenses (f/m/d)



As Head of Procurement IT Software & Licenses you will lead a team of strategic category managers for IT & Marketing services. The mission of this role is to drive creation, execution and management of comprehensive global sourcing strategies and cost management activities. You will negotiate with leading providers of indirect categories as well as boutique suppliers according to needs of your key demand carriers.

You will report directly to Vice President Global Indirect Procurement. 


Are you interested in shaping the future of our procurement environment? We are looking forward to receiving your application!


Your area of responsibility:               


  • Develop and execute the procurement strategy for IT category including cost reduction initiative
  • Manage end to end strategic sourcing process for all areas of IT procurement, with a primary focus on Software, IT Professional & Managed Services, Infrastructure and Telecommunication
  • Drive implementation of the Target Operating Model (TOM) and digital Procurement (Ariba) of indirect procurement in teams and at cross-functional interfaces.
  • Building and leading effective strategic relationships with key demand carriers, e.g. Chief Information Office, Chief Digital Office
  • Develop and train team competencies and coordinate procurement team performance according to personal development targets
  • Improve Supplier Agreements and Supplier Relationship Management in scope of but not limited to the Medical Device Regulation (MDR)


What we look for:


  • Completed master degree in a technical discipline or comparable
  • 10 years of related procurement experience combined with 3 years in managerial responsibility
  • Proven IT Procurement experience in SW and Licenses is mandatory with good understanding of other indirect categories
  • Experience in development and implementation of strategic procurement processes
  • Expertise in supplier relationship management, contracting and early supplier involvement
  • Strong acumen of corporate business norms and requirements with a broad understanding of procurement activities along with the ability to adapt quickly to new topics and responsibilities
  • Very good command of English language (C1 CEFR), fluent command of German language (B2 CEFR)


Our Benefits:


  • Stable and continuously growing company with over 200 years of company history
  • Flexible working conditions, e.g. flexitime or mobile working on a daily basis
  • Feedback conversations and resulting training opportunities
  • Company car for professional and private use


Department: IM-HIC 

If you are interested in the position, please contact Christian Bothe.

Email: Christian.Bothe@hartmann.info