Publication Date:  Mar 22, 2023

Salzgitter, DE

Company:  PowerCo SE

Supplier Management (all genders)

Purchasing I Professionals
With whom you will CELLebrate

The mission hast 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

  • Technical field expert for the support and tracking of suppliers for battery cell pre-material
  • Being responsible for project timeline tracking and ensuring the on-time delivery of the components
  • Presenting work results and project status reports in committees
  • Evaluating suppliers' eligibility for tenders for new projects
  • Analyzing the planned manufacturing processes, industrialization concepts and project schedules
  • Independently implementing measures for immediate project milestones follow up
  • Ensuring the delivery of battery cell components
  • Verifying and accepting the installed production capacities
  • Map interfaces as a technical expert in procurement for other departments
  • Independently controlling the necessary on-site visits and action plans

What you need for our CELLebration

  • Successfully completed (under-)graduate degree with focus on process engineering, chemistry, mining, physics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or similar education

  • Extensive technical understanding of lean production, OEE determination and continual improvement process (CIP)

  • Business fluent English language skills

  • Good handling of MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • In-depth knowledge of primary materials for battery cell production

  • High level of initiative and negotiation skills

  • Above-average assertiveness and team spirit


What else can you bring

  • Further language Skills
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel
  • VDA 6.3 certified auditor
  • Qualified quality manager

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: 08/01/2022 I Requisition Number: 373