Senior Strategic Sourcer Procurement IT Hardware - Workplaces (m/f) Deutsche Telekom AG


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BuyIn has leveraged global scale since its founding in 2011 to provide leaders in the IT and telecommunications industry with better and more innovative products at the best-possible prices. With a combined annual spend in scope of more than 25 billion euros, BuyIn can effectively challenge a continuously consolidating supplier market. Going beyond traditional sourcing, the company draws on data and insights from more than 40 markets worldwide to create tailor-made solutions based on smart analytics. Its employees, who comprise over 25 nationalities, perform sourcing activities in key strategic areas such as network infrastructure, customer equipment, service platforms and information technology. In 2014, Procurement Leaders recognized BuyIn as “Best Procurement Employer” and awarded the company a high commendation in “Procurement Excellence”. In 2017, BuyIn was certified as a Top Employer in both France and Germany for the fourth time by the Top Employers Institute


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As Senior Strategic Sourcer of Procurement IT Hardware – Workplaces, you conduct and implement the sourcing process for the categories of products and services you are in charge of, according to BuyIn sourcing policies and methods and in close cooperation with Orange and Deutsche Telekom. 


  • Development of strategic approaches for complex & international procurement initiatives/supplier business
  • Analyse, Control and Validation of high complex circumstances, e.g. optimization potentials for demands and specifications (Demand Shaping)
  • Control of strategic and international sourcing initiatives/supplier business within the defined material groups/sub material groups according to the existing material groups
  • Define and execute of strategic cost optimization levers and realisation plans
  • Execution/Participation on complex negotiations within the defined material groups
  • Control of claim management (second escalation instance) in case of quality-, logistic- and quantity problems
  • Creation and adjustment of global frame agreements/single contracts with the main suppliers in the defined material groups
  • You work in cross functional and multi-national teams with the responsibility for tenders, negotiations and contract closures in close alignment with the internal stakeholders
  • Project leading (temporary line function with uniqueness character)


You hold a degree in business administration or comparable education and you have many years working experience within similar procurement areas, particularly within information technology.

You also possess the following knowledge and experience:

  • Distinctive conception and analytic thinking
  • Knowledge of IT Hardware and in Supply-Chain-Management
  • Experience in leading international projects and programs and leading negotiations for large and complex deals / projects
  • Ability to assert oneself
  • Experienced skills in leading negotiations for large and complex contracts
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent German and English in spoken and written
  • Willingness to travel
  • Flexible and target oriented thinking and self-employed working
  • Self-assured and professional behaviour
  • Well-practiced in the use of standard software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Internet Explorer)
  • Existing network to key IT suppliers would be beneficiary

Bewerbungsschluss: 2017-06-28



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