HR Personal Consulting GmbH

Head of purchasing in the process industry

Management, Teamleitung

Focus on technical purchasing, volume > € 50 million p.a.

Hidden Champion from Central Saxony

Our client enjoys an excellent reputation among industry insiders; as a "hidden champion", it is the world market leader in its business segment. Its innovative products are used in various high-tech applications and are experiencing rapidly increasing demand. The high growth rate requires new accents, especially in purchasing - your chance!


Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be familiar with global sourcing and will set up your team strategically and operationally accordingly:

  • Worldwide purchasing of volatile special metals, other raw materials and supplies, operating materials, spare parts and energy
  • Purchasing of services (incl. conclusion of maintenance contracts) as well as software (license and maintenance contracts) and capital goods (according to specifications)
  • Cooperation with companies in external manufacturing and finishing (international)


As an entrepreneurial, internationally operating purchasing manager with experience from medium-sized industrial companies (e.g. process industry), you know where to pull the levers, also with regard to the conclusion of framework or call-off agreements and the establishment of consignment stocks. Essential basics of your profile are:

  • Successfully completed studies in engineering/science or business administration
  • Business fluent in German and English
  • High software affinity, practiced handling of Excel (Pivot), database queries, ERP system
  • Strong leadership skills and a high level of intercultural competence


If you are looking for a challenging leadership role in an established company, provided with a wide range of creative opportunities, our client welcomes you! You are welcome to clarify everything else about the general conditions directly with our consultants Michael Hoppenburg and Finn Hoppenburg, who assure absolute discretion towards all parties and the careful observance of blocking notes for you personally.

In addition to your curriculum vitae, please enclose your references and information on your availability and remuneration expectations, preferably bundled in a pdf file, reference number: 5126.


Mendelssohnallee 7 | 01309 Dresden

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  1. Head of purchasing in the process industry