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Group Buyer Packaging Materials

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

  • Discipline:

    Strategy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £75000.00 - £90000 per annum + Swiss Francs

  • Contact:

    Seadna Finnegan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Group Buyer
Are you experienced in purchasing packaging materials?
Are you fluent in English and German?
Are you experienced with SAP R/3?

MacGregor Black are partnering with a Leader In The Personnel And Home Care Market on the search for an Group Buyer. This is a permanent role based near Zurich.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Suppliers according to the strategic specifications
  • Support in the further development of the supplier portfolio to achieve long-term goals: market analyzes, support for tenders, etc.
  • Conducting price negotiations including the conclusion of delivery agreements; Achieving market-compliant prices and the required savings targets
  • Continuous monitoring and reporting of savings
  • Proactive and cross-location support for projects (new developments, product adjustments) of the various business units

What we are looking for:

  • Proactive and solution-oriented personality with a high willingness to learn and assertiveness
  • Very structured and reliable way of working and ability to manage a complex portfolio
  • Purchasing specialist, KV or qualified buyer
  • At least 5 years of experience in purchasing packaging materials (ideally in home care or personal care environments)
  • Business fluent English and German
  • Very good knowledge of SAP and Excel; good knowledge of MS Office
  • Willingness to travel within Europe (approx. 10%)

On offer is a competitive salary + benefits package.
Please contact Seadna Finnegan today for further information