Join our SWARCO Group Procurement Team as

Strategic Buyer (m/f/d)

Location: Wattens / Tyrol / Austria | Full-time (38,5 h) | Hybrid

Your Challenge

  • Strategic purchasing of project materials and services in the area of traffic management for the SWARCO Group
  • Optimization of existing purchasing processes, especially with regard to digitalization and efficiency increase
  • Creation of tenders
  • Searching for and selecting new suppliers and partners and ensuring optimal utilization of existing potential from existing suppliers
  • Cross-functional collaboration with the subsidiaries worldwide to coordinate strategic procurement activities, including defining the medium and long-term strategy
  • Conducting price and contract negotiations and participating in award decisions/contract processing
  • Management and participation in international purchasing projects

Your Profile

  • Completed commercial studies, technical understanding an advantage
  • Several years of professional experience as a strategic buyer
  • Involvement in extensive procurement projects, ideally in an international environment or as a project manager
  • Experience with ERP systems, SAP knowledge desirable
  • Analytical way of thinking as well as an independent, structured and solution-oriented way of working
  • Very good MS Office skills and strong quantitative and data analysis skills
  • High internal customer and service orientation, negotiation skills with a high degree of independence and assertiveness
  • Confident written and spoken English skills for the implementation of international projects
  • Willingness to travel

Your Benefit

  • Attractive salary: depending on experience and development opportunities within the SWARCO Group
  • Work-Life-Balance: flexible working hours, home office, part-time options and additional vacation days
  • Training and development: comprehensive onboarding program as well as various offers over the SWARCO Academy, individual trainings and job rotation possibility worldwide
  • Mobility: free parking, good accessibility by public transport, electric cars for private use and bike leasing
  • Internationality: collegial and multicultural environment with varied tasks in a successful group with family DNA
  • Health & fitness: on-site massage and sports facilities as well as a well-equipped, ergonomic workplace in a modern office building
  • Social responsibility: we live sustainability, find more information here
  • Food & drink: meal allowance, use of a canteen, fruit, snacks, and various drinks for free
  • Company events: Christmas party, company runs and much more
  • Further benefits: with partner companies and sport events, recommendation program and appreciative gifts on special occasions

We offer a very attractive and performance-related salary, which is based on your qualifications and professional experience. This is significantly higher than the collective agreement for employees and apprentices in commercial enterprises.
The future begins today. Yours too?

Join SWARCO. We look forward to receiving your detailed application via online form:


z.H.: Frau Anett Toth
Blattenwaldweg 8
A-6112 Wattens
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