Although Bizerba has not invented the weight, we have definitely paved the way for modern weighing technology.
Since 1866, our name - like no other - has stood for efficient weighing, slicing and labeling solutions.
Today we operate in 120 countries with approximately 4.500 employees.


For our location in Balingen or for a 100% home office (remote) position we are looking for


Global Category Manager (m/f/d) Labels & Consumables


Reference code: 13793


Your tasks


  • Based in Balingen or 100% home office (remote) position

  • Strategic purchasing activities for Bizerba Labels & Consumables GmbH in Bochum as well as foreign subsidiaries in Europe and North America

  • Supervision of the product groups papers, films, adhesives, glassine liners, label stock, linerless silicone, printing inks and printing plates

  • Analysis of national and international procurement markets to identify potential savings

  • Responsible for supplier evaluation, selection and development

  • Price and contract negotiations with suppliers

  • Processing procurement transactions via SAP-SRM and SAP-MM

  • Further development of long-term procurement strategies


Your profile


  • Business administration or technical studies or appreticeship with further commercial training

  • Several years of professional experience in purchasing, ideally for the raw materials mentioned. Alternatively, interest in a lateral entry into strategic purchasing coming from a job in the printing or label industry

  • Confident handling of Microsoft Office and SAP

  • Intercultural competence

  • Negotiation skills, assertiveness and confident appearance

  • Good written and spoken English

  • Willingness to travel internationally 

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