Helps. Cares. Protects.

Join our team as a

(Senior) Manager (f/m/d) Category Marketing Services 

DEU-Heidenheim

 

As part of the Indirect Procurement Team, we offer you an exciting and responsible task in a globally operating functional area. We enable our employees to get involved in interesting tasks in a modern working environment and to grow with them, as well as to develop professionally. If you are also enthusiastic about our meaningful product portfolio, we should get to know each other.
 

Your area of responsibility:  

   

  • Category management for the Marketing category, including but not limited to strategic procurement of marketing goods and services
  • Development and implementation of commercial and design to cost-reduction measures
  • Stakeholder management work in close co-operation with (senior) marketing leaders
  • Definition, planning and implementation of global category- and supplier strategies
  • Conducting market analyses, supplier selection and risk management
  • Negotiating terms and contracts with suppliers
  • Qualification and development of new suppliers, implementation of market analyzes, supplier phasing in and out
  • Comprehensive risk management

 

What we look for:

 

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree (MBA) in economics, business administration or a comparable degree.
  • Multiple years of professional experience in the procurement of goods and services in the field of marketing services
  • Very good project management skills and strategic sourcing of suitable suppliers and service providers
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills, as well as the ability to bring projects to a successful conclusion
  • Good practice in professional business relationship with suppliers and service providers
  • Team player, intercultural competence, and excellent stakeholder management 
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills paired with procurement project management experience
  • Profound SAP user skills and MS Office knowledge
  • Business fluent English skills C2, German B2 an advantage

 

Benefits:

 

  • Stable and continuously growing company with over 200 years of history
  • Flexible working conditions, e.g. flexitime or mobile working on a daily basis
  • Attractive ways of combining work and family life, e.g. parent-child workroom
  • Company pension plan with attractive employer contribution incl. matching model for deferred compensation
  • Various employee offers e.g. Corporate Benefits platform and various health and fitness offers, e.g. yoga during lunch break, cooperation with fitness studios, company doctor, massage offers
  • Well-developed infrastructure e.g. canteen, parking bays, well-equipped workspaces
  • Feedback conversations and resulting training opportunities as well as diverse development opportunities
  •  

 

Please send in your application documents via our online platform to Adele Frommholz.

Helps. Cares. Protects.

Join our team as a

(Senior) Manager (f/m/d) Category Marketing Services 

DEU-Heidenheim

 

As part of the Indirect Procurement Team, we offer you an exciting and responsible task in a globally operating functional area. We enable our employees to get involved in interesting tasks in a modern working environment and to grow with them, as well as to develop professionally. If you are also enthusiastic about our meaningful product portfolio, we should get to know each other.
 

Your area of responsibility:  

   

  • Category management for the Marketing category, including but not limited to strategic procurement of marketing goods and services
  • Development and implementation of commercial and design to cost-reduction measures
  • Stakeholder management work in close co-operation with (senior) marketing leaders
  • Definition, planning and implementation of global category- and supplier strategies
  • Conducting market analyses, supplier selection and risk management
  • Negotiating terms and contracts with suppliers
  • Qualification and development of new suppliers, implementation of market analyzes, supplier phasing in and out
  • Comprehensive risk management

 

What we look for:

 

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree (MBA) in economics, business administration or a comparable degree.
  • Multiple years of professional experience in the procurement of goods and services in the field of marketing services
  • Very good project management skills and strategic sourcing of suitable suppliers and service providers
  • Excellent negotiation and analytical skills, as well as the ability to bring projects to a successful conclusion
  • Good practice in professional business relationship with suppliers and service providers
  • Team player, intercultural competence, and excellent stakeholder management 
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills paired with procurement project management experience
  • Profound SAP user skills and MS Office knowledge
  • Business fluent English skills C2, German B2 an advantage

 

Benefits:

 

  • Stable and continuously growing company with over 200 years of history
  • Flexible working conditions, e.g. flexitime or mobile working on a daily basis
  • Attractive ways of combining work and family life, e.g. parent-child workroom
  • Company pension plan with attractive employer contribution incl. matching model for deferred compensation
  • Various employee offers e.g. Corporate Benefits platform and various health and fitness offers, e.g. yoga during lunch break, cooperation with fitness studios, company doctor, massage offers
  • Well-developed infrastructure e.g. canteen, parking bays, well-equipped workspaces
  • Feedback conversations and resulting training opportunities as well as diverse development opportunities
  •  

 

Please send in your application documents via our online platform to Adele Frommholz.