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Director Corporate Procurement Strategic Sourcing Scrap (m/f/d)

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Job title

Director Corporate Procurement Strategic Sourcing Scrap (m/f/d)

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Your assignment

  • Own group-wide scrap strategy and execute total cost improvement projects
  • Develop and implement the organizational and business model for scrap
  • Link scrap procurement performance with business needs and requirements, from initial need identification to final goods or service delivery
  • Establish the right relationships with vendors and negotiate various scrap supply agreements
  • Identify, create, improve, and share best practices and implement initiatives that support our journey towards Green Steel
  • Manage procurement staff in a matrix organization and build cross-functional teams to develop the scrap strategy

Your background

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering or comparable qualification; project management certification is a plus.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in metal scrap trading or metal scrap procurement, preferably in an international environment, in procurement and strategic sourcing. Excellent knowledge of the scrap market, procurement, and supply chain. Good knowledge of Lean and/or 6Sigma principles.
  • Strong leadership, organizational and change management skills. Efficient, proactive and creative working methodology. Analytically strong and able to prioritize under pressure and manage multiple projects.
  • Self-driven, diligent, solution oriented and highly resilient when facing hurdles.
  • Strong communicator with a convincing personality, team orientation, stakeholder management competence and intercultural experience.
  • High willingness to travel.


We offer

  • International, dynamic work environment and short decision making ways
  • Flat hierarchy, close collaboration with top executives and across the globe, engaged multi-cultural team
  • Internal development and career progression
  • Opportunities to shape an industry in transition and work sustainably: our steel is 90% recycled material
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Working were others go on vacation: our modern offices are located at Lake Lucerne


We look forward to your online application in English:


Switzerland, Lucerne