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CAPEX Category Manager (m/f/d)

Requisition ID:  15803
Job Location(s): 

Neumuenster, DE, 24539 Grodzisk Mazowiecki, PL, 05-825 Nordborg, DK, 6430

Job Description

Danfoss Procurement is looking for a skilled CAPEX Category Manager (m/f/d) with a good technical understanding and experience within sourcing of production-related equipment (e.g. Assembly Automation, Process specific machinery, Testing solutions).

Job Responsibilities

As CAPEX Category Manager (m/f/d), you will join a team of highly skilled and committed colleagues working closely together and acting as sparring partners for each other. As part of our Procurement Indirect team, you will be responsible for strategic and tactical sourcing activities supporting our factories around the world and covering investments of several million Euros across our global categories.

 

In your role, you will drive sourcing activities together with our internal stakeholders across different factories and global locations. You will be responsible for commercial interaction with the market, support the decision-making processes, lead negotiations and contracting activities. You will also manage and develop suppliers within key technologies, and you will be responsible for supporting and developing the procurement category strategy.

 

Your flexible sourcing approach will balance our key value drivers when working with Capital Equipment –Cost, Speed and Risk Mitigation – helping our stakeholders to generate the highest possible impact in our business.

Background & Skills

To be successful in this position, we expect you to have a suitable academic degree and a proven track record within Project based Procurement, Manufacturing Equipment Industry, or highly technical Procurement (+5 years). Previous working experience from a global company is seen as a strong asset. Furthermore, you should have the following qualifications and characteristics:

 

  • Solid negotiation and communication skills
  • Experienced in project and stakeholder management
  • Team- and goal-oriented mindset with an analytical approach
  • High energy and open-mindedness, with the capability to see opportunities rather than obstacles
  • Experience within Procurement of Custom Engineered Machinery will be considered an advantage, same as having a good understanding of different types of contracting models.
  • Excellent English skills at negotiation level

 

For further information about the position please contact our Junior Recruiter, Franziska Reiter, at +49 40 7367 5109.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com