EV GroupCareersStrategic Purchaser

Strategic Purchaser

You support with your dedicated and dynamic personality our purchasing team in all activities of the procurement marketing.

Primary Responsibilities:  

  • Purchasing responsibility for assigned projects
  • Strategic purchase of product materials and components (global)
  • Measures for optimizing costs for the buying process
  • Support of our departments in the buying process
  • Analysis of needs, markets and suppliers
  • Independent evaluation, extension and development of business relations with suppliers
  • Responsibility of purchased items in relation to costs, quality and technical dimensioning
  • Market research with international focus in the course of the purchasing project
  • Cooperation in cross functional teams to perform supplier management (e.g. engineering, project- and quality management, logistics)
  • Actively influence the product development process as well as performing and pushing cost reduction measurements (design to cost, target costing, etc.)
  • Standardization of parts management
  • Price and contract negotiation (incl. risk- and contract management)



  • A technical degree (HTL, FH, UNI)
  • A few years of experience in strategic (technical) purchasing preferred
  • Negotiating skills and resilience
  • Structured and targeted method of working
  • Team oriented and interdepartmental thinking
  • Good English knowledge
  • Computer literate (ideally SAP)
Employment Full Time
Location Austria

The gross salary for this position is typically EUR 42.000,-- per year (exclusive of overtime payment and benefits). Higher payments are possible, depending on your qualification and professional experience.
In our international company we also offer attractive social benefits.

EV Group is committed to diversity and equal opportunity for all people.  

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