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Commodity Manager (Transport, Crane & Installation) - Wind

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH128162
  • Location: Germany, Hamburg
  • Sector: On-shore wind, Renewables
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 26/06/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
Our client is a global leader in smart energy and wind technology and is looking to bring on a Commodity Manager in the Hamburg area of Germany to manage the commodity and procurement activities surrounding transport, Cranes and installation of wind farms. Paying a competitive monthly salary + package, this is an exciting opportunity for passionate and hardworking Commodity Managers to represent a global leader in one of their fast growing markets.

Service Technician duties and responsibilities:
* Maintain and establish preferred supplier lists (PSL) in alignment with regions
* Manage, control and monitor all TCI Procurement activities
* Create a cost baseline for defined commodities in regions and/or country specific
* Support/lead supplier qualifications
* Introduce and implement Procurement/Sourcing strategies targeting maximum contribution to the operating results
* Identify particular Procurement risks, opportunities and potential changes
* Implement, define and align negotiation concepts and strategies to maximize savings
* Transfer global knowledge to regions

Commodity Manager desired experience:
* Bachelor's / Master degree in Electrical or Civil Engineering or commercial with detailed technical background
* Experience of at least 5 years, ideally in Wind Industry and has already gained experience in a multinational environment
* Experience in market & supplier assessments
* Prior experience of working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment as well as the ability of working independently
* Strong listening and analysis skills to understand the business needs and identify solutions
* The ability to find effective solutions by taking a holistic but practical perspective
* Easily interact and cooperate with different stakeholders of different backgrounds in international environment

If this sounds like something you are particularly interested in, please apply with an updated version of your CV to or feel free to give me a call on +44 207 268 9260.

For more information about this role please contact our London office