Full Time
Germany, United Kingdom, Berlin, London
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Details

The Role: Procurement Lead – Project Delivery

Apply your procurement skills on the fastest growing climate technology of our time – hydrogen. Join LIFTE’s rapidly growing international team and make a difference where climate meets tech.

We offer competitive pay, flexible working conditions, stock options, and other great benefits. We are looking for the best who share our passion in energy and climate technologies and want to innovate in the hardest-to-decarbonize sectors.

The Procurement Lead – Project delivery will be a key role in the ongoing development of our supply chain team. Your skill and experience will be leveraged to ensure our technology partners achieve safety, cost effectiveness, schedule effectiveness, quality, and sustainability across a portfolio of capital projects. As part of the supply chain function development the Procurement Lead will also take a leading role in the enhancement of our procurement practices including tendering and supplier management processes.

The Procurement Lead will report to the Head of Supply Chain Development.

Your Responsibilities

  • Understanding our clients’ needs and how the business is developing
  • Development, implementation, and ongoing management of end-to-end capital procurement cycle
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key strategic suppliers
  • Lead the preparation of pre-tender, tender documents, and tender execution in accordance with best practice processes
  • Develop and maintain, clear, unambiguous, efficient, and integrated processes for capital procurement
  • Support the project managers with identification and management of risks, taking accountability for supply chain risk mitigation strategies for the projects.
  • Closely collaborate with a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensure compliance with company guidelines by adopting best in class procurement practices.
  • Stay abreast of industry best practices, current and future policies and procedures, regulatory and trade requirements, appropriate to the procurement function

Additional Details

  • 10-20% Domestic and International Travel
  • Position is based in Berlin, Germany or London, UK
  • One day per week attendance in office required

Extremely Competitive Benefits Program

DE:

  • Urlaubsgeld
  • Weihnachtsgeld
  • Performance-based company profit sharing bonuses
  • Stock options possible
  • Betriebliche Altersvorsorge
  • VWL
  • Travel, health, and accident insurance
  • Jobrad
  • Competitive and environmentally friendly mobility options paid for by employer
  • Family friendly policies

UK:

  • Performance-based company profit sharing bonuses
  • Stock options possible
  • Private medical and dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Income protection insurance
  • Pension

Requirements

What Experience & Education is Required?

  • Bachelor’s in business, supply chain, engineering field, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of sourcing strategies, supplier management and negotiations, contract management lifecycle, procure-to-pay operations
  • 5+ years of experience working within a procurement or sourcing function

What Skills are Necessary for Success?

  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational skills
  • Able to build relationships, influence others and work effectively with colleagues across multiple locations
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to self-direct

What Qualities are We Looking for?

  • Embody LIFTE: Love Integrity, Fun, Truth, Excellence in all you do
  • Passion: your passion is incorporated in what you do and drives your progress.
  • Servant leadership: constant focus on how your work can serve the needs of others.
  • A focus on excellence: your work is error-free and complete.
  • Good judgment: your recommendations are sound.
  • Community builder: we like each other and want you to be a contributing member of the LIFTE community in whichever way you are uniquely designed. Diversity of thought and approach is important to us.

Would you like to join us? Please apply: 

https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/jobs/Apply/1057199

Job Features

Job Category

Other companies/organisations jobs

Deadline

01/06/2022