Publication Date:  Mar 13, 2023

Salzgitter, DE

Company:  PowerCo SE

Expert Market analysis and sales (all genders)

Purchasing I Professionals
With whom you will CELLebrate

The mission has started. We proudly announce that in our Battery Valley we are starting our own battery cell production and the ramp up of our worldwide headquarters for global cell manufacturing. The Purchasing unit is the interface to the supplier market and is thus responsible for a large part of the value creation. The responsibilities range from raw material purchasing to supplier management and plant purchasing to value engineering. 


How you will CELLebrate

  • Early identification of market risks related to mergers, changes in ownership structure, joint venture activities, first indicators of financial distress of companies, etc. and development of possible countermeasures to minimize risks
  • Identifying political influencing factors throughout the n-tier supply chain
  • Preparing of market analyses, in particular with regard to future innovations in the supplier sector for battery cell precursor material
  • Supporting the buyers in the development of a component-related supplier strategy including worldwide localisation
  • Participation in cross-functional teams consisting of buyers, risk specialists, cost analysts and other experts
  • Interdisciplinary cooperation with technical experts at home and abroad
  • Preparing of decision papers for decision-making bodies and support in the roll-out of the PowerCo worldwide

What you need for our CELLebration

  • Completed studies in the field of industrial engineering, business administration or a comparable subject area

  • Several years of professional experience in sales or comparable areas of responsibility

  • Independent working style, strong analytical skills as well as strategic, entrepreneurial thinking and acting

  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Fluent in English and willingness to travel internationally


What else can you bring

  • Professional experience in cooperation with service providers on an international level

  • Several years of Experience in the cooperation and / or management of cross-functional teams


What to look forward to

  • Mobile work options
  • Flat hierarchies

We believe that the best results are created in a diverse and inclusive environment. 
Therefore, all qualified applications will be considered for employment regardless of age, race, religion, gender (identity), sexual orientation, national origin or disability.
Entry date: 01/01/2023 I Requisition Number: 788