Germany, Düsseldorf, Purchasing

Purchasing Manager Technical Supply - Civil Contruction (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Negotiate all investments concerning civil construction and infrastructure and related services for our business units
  • Collaborate with stakeholders across both business units and Henkel infrastructure to optimize investment budgets
  • Organize tenders with our purchasing systems (e.g. Ariba, FuturaSRM)
  • Risk mitigation by concluding detailed contracts
  • Responsible for full supplier management of (frame) contract suppliers in Germany in your area of responsibility
  • Search for market developments alternative new solutions in the area of investments (e.g. time to market, digitalization, TCO, demand management)
  • Optimize the automation rate by using product catalogues and other digital tools


  • Master’s degree in Engineering and/or business administration
  • At least five years of professional experience in investment purchasing in an international environment
  • Demonstrated experience in sourcing civil construction in Germany (VOB & HOAI)
  • Experience with Investments, as well as a solid technical understanding
  • Experience with MS Office, ARIBA, FuturaSRM and SAP
  • Excellent negotiation skills, team player
  • Sustainability is a core value for you
  • Fluent German and English communication skills

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24062393
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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