Head of Purchase / Global Commodity Manager

Blechova Management Consulting, s.r.o.

Place of work
Zlaté Moravce, Slovakia
Contract type
Wage (gross)
3 500 EUR/month+ monthly bonus and other benefits

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

  • Managing and developing purchase department in local site
  • Leading the commodity global team specialized in Tailored Made Steel and Plastic Parts
  • Implementing processes and state-of-the-art methods
  • Responsible for procurement strategy, budgeting and contracting
  • Managing global portfolio of suppliers, price budget, deliveries in line with the company policies and plans
  • Close cooperation with other global commodity managers worldwide
  • Supplier management and optimization
  • Sourcing and negotiations with suppliers worldwide
  • Managing purchase budget
  • Purchase of components (800 various items)
  • Supplier selection process, annual evaluations
  • Continuous identification of costs cutting programs
  • Reporting to VP Global Purchasing

Employee perks, benefits

  • Strategic purchase role with local and global impact
  • Possibility to build up the department within a new organisational structure
  • Sharing best practices with other colleagues worldwide
  • Room for further personal and professional growth
  • Close cooperation with VP Global Purchasing
  • Competitive financial package, additional benefits

Information about the selection process

We would like to thank to all candidates for sending the applications. However we will contact only the suitable candidates who will fulfill our requirements.
We work in accordance with GDPR and fully respect new Regulation EU and adopted General Data Protection Act No. 18/2018 (Zákon o ochrane osobných údajov).

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Machinery industry

Our client is a global technological company with own production and R&D facility in Slovakia, playing a significant role in the corporation, located in Zlaté Moravce.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Business or technical field

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a purchase management
  • Solid track record in commodity management
  • Previous experience in automotive or mass recruitment is required
  • University degree in Technology or Business
  • Fluent English is a must, intermediate German knowledge is an additional asset
  • Advanced skills in MS Office and SAP
  • Managerial record with teams and global projects
  • Familiar with supplier inventory optimization (Kanban, Consignment stocks)
  • General economic overview and basic economic knowledge
  • Knowledge of business contractual legislation and policies
  • Advanced negotiations skills
  • Good managerial and leadership skills, as well as ability to be a good team player
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Proactive approach, high integrity and professionalism


Brief description of the company

HR Consulting company

Number of employees

2 employees

Company address

Blechova Management Consulting, s.r.o.
Metodova 7
82108 Bratislava


Kontaktní osoba: Ing. Dana Blechova
E-mail: poslat životopis
ID: 4052818  Datum zveřejnění: 26.3.2021  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 3 500 EUR/month