BASF Global Category Buyer (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Procurement

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN56835963ONLE10

Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time.

Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters

What you can expect

As Global Category Buyer for our IT Procurement you will develop, implement and monitor the global BASF procurement strategy in your area.

  • You will work closely with internal business partners and the category buyers from different regions to effectively implement the agreed procurement processes.

  • Within a global team you will be responsible for supplying your respective BASF Group sites reliably with the products and services of the global IT market.

  • You will be the main contact for suppliers for improving efficiency in terms of reliability of supply and price as well as risk management.

What we expect

  • After university graduation you have gained extensive experience in relevant areas of business management. Ideally you demonstrate practical experience in the field of procurement management and tools, for example SAP.

  • You have highly developed strategic and analytical skills.

  • Your communication skills are above average and your German and English abilities allow you to cooperate with a team of category buyers, internal business partners and suppliers in an international context.

  • You are open to intercultural exchange and you enjoy working in a highly motivated Team.

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.