Stra­tegic Buyer (m/f) Auto­mo­tive


M Plan is one of Germany's leading experts in mobility engineering. We are directly involved in the process chains of OEMs, component suppliers and system suppliers in twelve branches for production engineering. We support our customers from the initial idea to prototyping, from product development to series production, with a passion for mobility, technology and innovation.


As Strategic Buyer (m/f) Automotive support our team in developing and continuously optimising sourcing category strategies:

  • Perform benchmarks in the relevant markets (EU, LCC)
  • Search for, develop and manage strategically relevant suppliers and set-up strategic partnerships with suppliers
  • Prepare for and handle contract negotiations
  • Manage suppliers including assessment and revision
  • Attend regular meetings with key suppliers
  • Introduce buying procedures and set-up regular analysis
  • Possible roles Possibly assist the Cluster Manager and Cluster Team members in the development and implementation of new Group-wide strategies and improvement measures
  • Continuously discuss methods and tools with other strategic buyers
  • Coordinate cross-functional cooperation to ensure accepted market/standardised user requirements


  • You have a degree in Economics / Engineering or have a similar technical qualification
  • You already have some years of professional experience (ideally 2-3 years) in a comparable position
  • You have a good command of spoken and written business English and German
  • You have excellent knowledge of key MS Office products and SAP R/3
  • You have excellent communication skills, are actively willing to get involved, have a structured and precise work ethic

What we offer:

  • Training Opportunities at our Corporate Academy
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Streamlined Structures and dynamics, interdisciplinary Teams

Do you also have petrol coursing through your veins? Mrs. Evelina Viertel looks forward to receiving your informative application under reference no. MD51-50110-MPDO , stating your earliest possible start date and salary expectations. Please email your documents to or use our online form.


Branch Dortmund

Mrs. Evelina Viertel Märkische Straße 8-10 44135 Dortmund


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