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Global Head of Project Procurement (f/m/d)

Job Description

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2020, which ended on September 30, 2020, the former Siemens Mobility Division posted revenue of €9.1 billion and had around 38,500 employees worldwide.


Your new role – challenging and future-oriented

  • You will manage our project purchasing department for rail vehicles such as the ICE or the RRX.
  • You will lead around 50 employees in Germany, Austria, India, Serbia and the USA.
  • You will manage bidding and execution projects on the purchasing side, some with volumes of several billion euros.
  • As purchasing prices play a decisive role in the overall success of the company, will invest yourself into striving for the best prices!
  • In addition, you will also ensure compliance with purchasing costs during project execution by monitoring the work of the Product Solution Creation Teams.
  • Because we sometimes work with overly complex processes, you will resolutely identify opportunities for optimizing as well as digitizing processes and drive their implementation.
  • You will work closely with the head of overall purchasing as well as the heads of the business units.


Your qualifications – solid and appropriate

  • You hold a master’s degree in commercial or technical discipline.
  • Also, you have many years of leadership experience in procurement at an international company.
  • You have extensive purchasing experience in a technical, project-driven environment.
  • Furthermore, you stand out due to your strong communication skills, diplomatic aptitude and perseverance.
  • You will inspire us with your willingness to change, your willingness to question the status quo and your enjoyment of design.
  • You are business fluent in English. German or French language skills are an advantage.


Getting in touch with us – straightforward and direct

www.siemens.de/mobility
if you would like to find out more about Siemens before applying.
+49 (9131) 17 52430
if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Mr. Karl-Christian Gerbaulet.
www.siemens.com/careers
if you would like more information about jobs and careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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