Strategic Purchaser with a global impact

Can you negotiate attractive prices and terms in Europe and Asia? Do you have a strategic focus and experience within the technical area? Then Hoyer could be the right place for you!

Hoyer is seeking a Strategic Purchaser for Hoyer Transmissions with technical and commercial insight. The Strategic Purchaser is a newly established position and it will contain both strategic, tactical and operational responsibility.

Global role with influence and possibility to develop

As Strategic Purchaser at Hoyer Transmissions you will be responsible for handling the Transmission category at Hoyer. This includes supplier search, negotiation of prices and terms, maintaining and development of supplier relations and management of selected indirect categories. You will be working closely together with your purchase colleagues in China and Denmark, our global technical and quality functions and our sales department in Denmark.

Your main tasks are:

  • Supplier search in Asia and Europe
  • Optimise the existing supplier and cost base in China and Europe
  • Negotiation of prices and terms on standard component and customer project
  • Contract and operational responsible for selected indirect categories
  • Ad-hoc tasks within the purchase function.

Purchase experience, strong negotiation skills and technical knowledge

The ideal candidate has documented purchase experience, negotiation skills and project management experience. You have a technical insight combined with commercial skills. We expect you to have at least 3-5 years of experience from a similar position. Excel is your go-to tool and you must be at a high business level.

You are a self-driven person with a can-do attitude. With your outgoing personality you are able to establish close relations with suppliers and colleagues. Furthermore, you are result oriented, structured and a team player. You are ambitious and ready to take an independent responsibility.

The position will take you traveling 40 days a year in Asia and Europe.

As Strategic Purchaser you will be working out of Denmark and report to the Global Supply Chain Manager but also working closely with the Business Unit Director Peder Mørch at Hoyer Transmissions. You will be a part of our global supply chain functions which handle strategic and operational purchase at Hoyer. We have two purchase offices located respectively in Denmark and China.

What we offer:

  • Independent responsibility of own projects and categories
  • Global responsibility
  • Personal and professional development

See more about Hoyer as a working place here.

For additional information contact Global Supply Chain Manager Jesper Andersen on +45 2452 5081.

We look forward to receiving your application and CV. Please mark the application “Strategic Purchaser.” Please apply as soon as possible via job@hoyermotors.com as we continuously invite relevant candidates for job interviews.