Operational Procurement Buyer German/Polish/French Speaker (m/f/d)

Your opportunity:

  • Execute optimized day-to-day requisition-to-pay processes, including creating orders and assuring order acknowledgments
  • Execute sourcing activities such as requesting quotations, analyzing bids, and performing basic negotiations
  • Monitor deliveries to ensure on-time delivery
  • Follow up on issues and complaints
  • Communicate closely with the global purchasing team and the supply chain management for several sites
  • Establish collaborative and sustainable relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers
  • Ensuring compliance with all processes and procedures for purchasing goods and services
  • Give input and feedback regarding supplier performance
  • Create, maintain and optimize Master Data in SAP system
  • Identify areas for improvement in processes and systems


Your profile:

  • Recognized qualification at university degree level is a plus
  • Two or three years of experience in a similar position within Purchasing is a plus
  • Availability to travel
  • SAP knowledge is a plus
  • Teamwork ability
  • Fluent in German, French or Polish (B2 level or higher) and English speaking and writing (eliminatory factor)
  • Computer proficiency
  • Sharp internal customer focus
  • Extreme organization and efficiency in workload planning
  • Ability to deliver consistently to timescales

Our Promise:

Convince us with your skills and strengths – in an experienced team, working on challenging tasks. With our leading-edge technologies and materials, you will have freedom to act and a wide range of development opportunities. Attractive remuneration as well as smart fringe benefits are part of our offer.

SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,700 employees worldwide and 31 sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Publication Date:  Aug 2, 2022

Lavradio, PT, 2836-908

Business Unit:  Corporate Functions
Legal Unit:  SGL Business Services Lda
Functional Area:  Purchasing
Employment Type:  Full time

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Procurement, Buyer, Bilingual, Operations