Technical Senior Buyer (m/f/d)

Wien Festanstellung EUR55,000 - EUR70,000 p.a.

hinzugefügt 06/09/2022

  • Successful international group of companies from the industry
  • Experienced buyer (m/f/d) in the field of plastics


Our customer is an international group of companies that manufactures high-quality and technologically sophisticated products for industry.We are looking for an experienced and motivated Senior Buyer (m/f/d) for plastics for the location in Vienna.


  • Project-independent preparation of the supplier market for the purchase of material for series production
  • Strategic orientation of the assigned area of ​​responsibility, taking into account the strategic corporate goals and the departmental and departmental requirements derived from them
  • Ensuring compliance with and achievement of defined KPIs
  • Identification of possible suppliers (due to e.g. demand for new materials in coordination with material and process development; demand for additional suppliers of the existing product range; increase in the local share; reduction of currency risks)
  • Carrying out supplier visits and audits together with the quality department (SQE)
  • Ensuring the supplier's acceptance of the company's standard contracts
  • Report on market research and supplier approval activities to PUW team
  • Clarify product specification together with the technical department (e.g. WD).
  • Support of the Make or Buy (MoB) analysis together with the plants and cost controlling
  • Maintenance of SAP material master and material price
  • Commercial and purchasing support throughout the approval process (e.g. commercial and logistical agreements on sample delivery, price analysis of potential materials)
  • Carrying out supplier visits and control audits together with the quality department


  • Completed technical or economic training (HAK, HTL, master, FH, TU)
  • Several years of professional experience in purchasing, ideally in the technical area and/or in a production company
  • Analytical thinking, structured approach and technical understanding
  • High level of initiative, assertiveness and communication skills
  • Fluent written and spoken German and English
  • Organizational skills and advanced negotiation skills
  • Advanced MS Office and SAP skills (MM)
  • ERP tools (SAP)


Our customer offers the opportunity to develop personally and professionally in an innovative and modern working environment in a responsible and long-term position. A gross annual salary of at least EUR 55,000 (gross, on a full-time basis) is planned for this position. With the appropriate qualifications and experience, a significant overpayment is possible.



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Procurement & Supply Chain
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Procurement Management
Industrial / Manufacturing