Head of Supply Team (f/m/d)
What's the role?
As leader for our Supply Management team you will have the opportunity to bring innovation to the global supply of our product and lead an international team of Supply Managers who are responsible for our installation system and façade products.
Within Hilti you are accountable for the global purchase volume of the product categories pipe clamps and façade as well as sourcing of new products. Your impact is directly visible in the financial performance of the business and the successful introduction of new products. You are working directly with our Business Unit Installation Systems in Schaan/ Liechtenstein and with Hilti colleagues all over the world.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
Our site Lanzenkirchen, based in the south of Vienna is Hilti´s Competence Center for Ventilated Façade and Installation Systems for Pipe rings and Heavy modular systems. As part of our Business Unit Installation we provide product development, supply, marketing and engineering. Our highly motivated international team works together with colleagues from all over the world in an entrepreneurial environment to bring innovative new products to the market.
What does the role involve?
In your role you develop and drive strategic initiatives in our global supply network with suppliers especially in Europe, Asia and America and further develop our global supplier base. Deliver on challenging availability and financial targets by identifying and realization of cost reduction potentials together with our international supply teams around the world. Accompany supply related questions during product development including make-or-buy decisions and selecting the best suppliers for new products.
What do we offer?
We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.
Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits:
• flexible working arrangements
• company car
• team and company events
• additional pension plan (employer-financed)
• up-to-date work equipment
• accident insurance (employer-financed)
• individual development plan etc.
Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.
Why should you apply?
You are passionate about supply chain management, want to grow and at the same time have a positive influence on building a sustainable future. You are looking for a role in which you can strategically advance business models, leave a footprint and lay the foundation for your international career through international exchange in a matrix organization.
What you need is:
- Graduation in engineering or business administration plus deep going technical expertise
- Minimum 5 years working experience in a purchasing department of a global company
- Experience with manufacturing of steel and Aluminium based products
- Strong management of stakeholders and target orientation in a matrix organization
- Excellent communication skills in English (mandatory) and German (recommended)
- Highly committed personality and excellent analytical skills
- Strong in execution as well as outstanding capability in negotiations
- Willingness to travel globally up to 30%
This position is subject to the collective agreement for employees in metal trade, employment group V, which states a minimum salary of € 3.255,64 per month - gross. We are willing to negotiate and offer an attractive performance-oriented remuneration package highly above the minimum salary based on your excellent skills and know-how.
Take up the next challenge and start your career with Hilti! We look forward to receiving your online application including details of your availability.
Contact: Eurofox GmbH – A Group Company of Hilti | Stefanie Meidl (+ 43 664 1104220) | Human Resources
“You get a unique opportunity to experience all different functions of the supply chain – and, for many people, to do it overseas. We really encourage our teams to challenge the way things are done. If you can make a process simpler, do it, show us.”