Senior Expert Strategic Procurement (m/f/d)

  • Zeiloch 20, 76646 Bruchsal, Germany
  • Full-time
  • Job Location: Bruchsal

Company Description

We at Volocopter are pioneers in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOLs). We bring Urban Air Mobility to life, by establishing air taxis in addition to current transportation options in megacities globally. Our aim is to offer affordable on-demand air taxi services and save people time by flying them safely to their destination. In 2011 we performed the first-ever manned flight of a purely electrical multicopter and have since showcased numerous public flights with its full-scale Volocopter (www.volocopter.com).

Job Description

Your Tasks:

  • Strategic contact for the assignment of complex development services to international suppliers in close coordination with the specialist departments
  • Optimization of existing purchasing conditions as well as qualification and control (including quality and delivery reliability) of suppliers; complaint handling
  • Continuous analysis of the supply chain and relevant procurement markets; 
  • Development of procurement strategies based on excellent sourcing intelligence across all functions

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in an international developing and manufacturing environment
  • Experience in purchasing complex development services (including software)
  • Strong sense of efficiency, fun in negotiating through assertiveness
  • Look for the big picture and the devil in the (contract) detail
  • Rhetorical skill in English

 

Additional Information

Our Offer:

  • Fast-growing high tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of aviation
  • The chance to build up new things/projects from scratch
  • Personal responsibility, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, flexible work time, short lines of communication, flat structures, positive leadership, great team spirit
  • Competitive salary package

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