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Buyer for the Chinese market | 38 h-week | Market leader and hidden champion (mfd)

Our client is a leading global manufacturer of processing and packaging equipment in the pharmaceutical industry. With the help of decades of success, the highest quality and the use of the latest technologies, he has built his production and distribution network around the world.

Establishing new procurement sources for electronic components at a technology leader and hidden champion!


Karlsruhe (Home Office up to 40%)

Type of Contract:

Permanent position at our client; no staff leasing

Your Duties

  • As a buyer for the Chinese market, you will be responsible for establishing alternative procurement sources in China.
  • You develop savings potentials and implement them, among other things, by further developing procurement and logistics processes.
  • You take over supplier management and are responsible for negotiating purchasing and framework agreements with national and international suppliers.
  • Together with your colleagues, you define technical designs and quality requirements.
  • You are a know-how carrier and carry out the entire contract award process including the necessary operational activities.

Your profile

  • Degree in business administration or other suitable field of study
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in purchasing in the mechanical and plant engineering sector
  • MS Office knowledge and ideally also SAP knowledge
  • Very good knowledge of Chinese
  • Good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken

Make your next career move and apply right here or send us your application including the reference number 20536, your desired salary, your willingness to travel and relocate via email (no cover letter required). Your data will never be forwarded by us without your explicit consent for each individual case.



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