Siemens ADVANTA China-Senior Procurement Officer

Job Description

Main responsibilities:

  • Setup/streamline/optimize the purchasing strategy & processes for Siemens Advanta China, collaborate with & leverage the Siemens China procurement governance function & ADV global procurement function
  • Project buyer for the Siemens Advanta China projects across all business lines
  • Implementation of market analyzes for the material fields (mainly: Software, IT Solution & IT/OT consulting) for which you are responsible
  • Definition of the purchasing strategy including the search, selection and development of suitable suppliers, under the governance of Siemens China central function
  • Execution of procurement processes: advice, clarification, preparation and creation of professional tenders, negotiation and contract drafting with complex legal and negotiating requirements
  • Structured selection, ongoing evaluation and consistent development of suppliers
  • Suppliers management;
  • Commercial / Legal preparation and processing of purchase contracts
  • Collaboration with Commercial Sales (commercial offer project management for smaller offers, support for complex offer projects)
  • Drive internal digitalization for ADV China.
  • If necessary, takeover of special projects for the BU management


  • At least 7 years of experience as a strategic buyer and/or salesperson, preferably in the IT solution business, with pronounced commercial skills, and knowledge of contract law
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in the respective technical/commercial/legal areas
  • Experience in drafting contracts, in project management and in purchasing or sourcing IT software and / or cloud solutions, also in the IT service or hardware area
  • Negotiation skills
  • Language: English business fluent, Mandarin native
  • Determination, professional competence, initiative, ability to work in a team, flexibility, ability to analyze, result and quality orientation, customer orientation
  • Intercultural experience in the project business is a plus

Organization: Advanta

Company: Siemens Ltd., China

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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