- Project status
- Project start date
- Not specified
- Project posted
- 10 May 2016 16:20
- Project duration (approx.)
- 6.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- €1000 / day
- Consumer Goods
- Area of expertise
- Procurement / Supply Chain
- Consultant location
- English (Essential) , German (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
The client is Europe’s leading kitchen specialist. The operation consists of developing, manufacturing and selling kitchens.
The client operates one production facility in Herford, Germany and one in Linz, Austria. The client is looking for an experienced procurement manager who can come in and during six months quickly identify and implement cost savings in the area of indirect procurement.
The interim head of indirect procurement will report to the Purchasing Director in Sweden and to the MDs in Germany and Austria.
The client expects substantial cost savings to be identified and implemented.
Identification and realization of cost savings related to indirect procurement/purchasing.
Procurement manager with experience of indirect procurement.
Fluent in German and able to spend significant time on location in Herford and Linz.
Ability to hit the ground running.
Action- and results oriented.