Schmidt Kranz Group

Junior Procurement Professional

SK Group is looking for a dynamic and well-organised young professional with first experience in the field of contracting and procurement. This position is based on close cooperation with our management in order to coordinate all procurement activities within the SK Group as well as running strategic projects in this field. If you like to show initiative, have drive, a hands-on mentality and a talent for developing creative new solutions, then you are the one we are looking for.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifying potiential in savings through sourcing within Schmidt Kranz Holding and the group  
  • Managing general agreements within the group (including fleet management, telecommunications, travel and rental cars, insurances) 
  • Negotiating general agreements with new business partners and in our new fields of activity 
  • Establishing and coordinating the procurement team within the SK Group
  • Supporting and consulting the management on strategic procurement issues
  • Supporting the affiliated companies with overriding projects, e.g. the introduction of digital tools 
  • Working closely together with the management team to streamline our business activities 

Requirements:

  • University degree, ideally with a Master in (business) engineering 
  • Two years of experience in the field of Supply Chain Management, Procurement, logistics of contract management 
  • An interest in efficient technical products and solutions
  • Strong intercultural communications
  • Excellent skills in structuring issues and problem-solving
  • An affinity for family-owned businesses and an interest in long-term career development opportunities within the group
  • You speak German and English fluently, ideally more languages
  • You have drive and a hands-on mentality 

Opportunities: 

Your experience and the skill set you will acquire will put you into a preferred position for executive roles mid to long term within the SK Group, its start ups and affiliated companies.

 

Schmidt Kranz Group

Hauptstr. 123
D-42555 Velbert-Langenberg

Herrn Arno Fehler
T +49 2052 888-0
fehler@sk-group.com