Sr. Procurement Manager

Berlin (Germany)
Job vacancy
Company Statement
The new sustainability: want to join a renewable energy pioneer? Our mission is to advance large-scale photovoltaic to meet the growing global demand for clean electricity. Come be a part of our success story!
Your Job
In particular, your job will entail the following tasks: 
  • Global coordination lead of construction supplier and service partners for EPC projects within the ibv group of companies
  • Support ibv 3rd party EPC Business worldwide
  • Develop and monitor our procurement market strategy for Construction service
  • Monitoring of Global prices, managing savings 
  • Perform advanced quantitative and economic modelling for construction services and support pricing of new projects
  • Management of up to 120 Million Euro of annual contract spending and for >40GW of pipeline projects to be realized in the next 10-15 years and annually growing
  • Negotiations of long-term commitments such as Framework Agreement 
  • You collaborate with our cross-functional sourcing team in all stages of a strategic sourcing project
  • Experience in conducting negotiations within a dynamic intercultural environment
  • Develop procurement category best practices on a global basis together with stakeholders
  • You qualify potential construction companies worldwide, optimize the awarding of construction services and negotiate commercial and technical terms
  • You manage relationships with key stakeholders and business representatives
  • You manage the complete commercial process from tendering to project finalization and take over
  • Act as the point of escalation 
  • Claim Management
Your profile
  • A bachelor’s degree with emphasis on the areas of construction, engineering, procurement or comparable professional education.
  • At least 8 years’ working experience in similar or adequate role in a Construction for a Renewables, Solar, Wind or Construction firm.
  • Strong ability to analyze specifications and influence demand
  • Extensive capability to independently interact throughout the ibv Group
  • Excellent presentation, communication, interpersonal and influencing skills with strong influencing and persuasion talent for negotiation
  • Action oriented and solution minded team player with high degree of self-management
  • Extensive capability and experience in the construction market.
  • Fluent in German and English, spoken and written. 
  • Profound knowledge in the PV market and technologies
  • You are a great team player and love working in an international & dynamic team
  • Track-record of an entrepreneurial spirit and proven leadership experience in working with cross-functional and cross-cultural teams
We offer you
  • 30 days of holiday
  • Possibility to work flexibly
  • A truly international working environment with colleagues from all over the world
  • An open-minded, friendly and highly motivated team
  • Interesting and challenging tasks in a growing future-oriented industry
  • Very good opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Competitive remuneration

Interested in joining the team?

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