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Plant Procurement Head

Sofia, BG, 1582

Nov 20, 2023


  • Responsible to develop and execute regional and local procurement strategies and plant procurement tasks
  • Leading and further developing the plant procurement team of regional and local category managers as well as operational buyers
  • Developing and executing professional sourcing strategies for direct spend considering sourcing resilience
  • Execution of contract and supplier relationship management including supplier development and innovation
  • Establishing cost optimization, spend transparency and innovation management while considering sourcing resilience
  • Ensuring execution of professional tenders (RFx) including establishing and negotiating contracts according to the defined sourcing strategy for a specific spend category
  • Achieving the defined annual procurement targets, KPIs (beyond others: savings-TCO)
  • Taking a leading role for specific regional or local spend categories
  • Ensuring compliant and lean Source-to-pay process regarding the procurement relevant topics (This includes Master Data management for supplier relevant data under procurement responsibility and procurement policy enforcement)
  • Driving collaboration and support of internal customers, ensuring alignment with key stakeholders as well as goal-oriented interaction with group procurement team
  • Securing optimal internal customer support, procurement activities for (indirect) and direct material & services in order to guarantee smooth production and sales.
  • Working on data hygiene to improve spend transparency
  • Ensuring reporting of local saving initiatives in appropriate tool (CST)




  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar position and industry
  • Excellent command of English, German will be considered a strong plus
  • Profound competence in procurement processes and standards
  • Experience in Strategic Procurement and contract and supplier relationship management
  • Experience in execution of professional tenders and category management
  • Leadership experience in complex organizations
  • Feeling comfortable within a fast-moving and changing environment
  • Motivator, excellent in teamwork
  • Ability to build relationships, influence, and act as an expert across the organization up to Management level
  • Change Management experience




  • Dynamic globally operating company with a family business culture
  • Attractive salary package
  • Additional health insurance from 1st month on
  • Food vouchers & multisport card
  • 25 days paid leave
  • Robust culture supporting internal advancement
  • 24/7 access to over 15,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to assist in your professional development and to expand on your individual interests
  • The opportunity to discover your best attributes using CliftonStrengths to pave the way for success at dormakaba


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