The RKW Group is an independent, family-owned company and one of the world’s foremost manufacturers of excellent film solutions. RKW is the market leader in the areas of hygiene and agricultural films, films for the beverage industry and packaging for powdery goods. In addition, the company makes films and nonwovens for medical applications, for the chemical and converting industries as well as for the construction sector. In the fiscal year 2018, RKW generated total sales of EUR 878 million. About 3,000 employees process 367,000 tonnes of plastic materials at 20 locations around the world.
We’re moving: In November 2020 our Headquarters will move from Frankenthal to Mannheim (Havellandstraße 1-5; 68309 Mannheim). Former barracks are currently transformed into modern offices for new working environments.
At RKW we are currently looking for a
Manager Purchasing Indirect (m/f/d) a located in Frankenthal or one of our German plants.
In this role you will act as Lead Buyer to manage the combined spend of all RKW sites of selected indirect material categories. Your focus will be on our European sites.
Identifyand pursue category savings initiatives from a total cost to company perspective
Manage RKW’s respective supply base and improve it continuously, also by monitoring the supply market to identify potential alternatives
Take care of all strategic and tactical purchasing measures including the complete bid process, negotiations and contract management
Continuously perform market analysis to identify potential alternatives
Participate in cross-functional teams regarding new products, new locations and cost reductions
Help to develop the RKW purchasing organization further
Leadership responsibility for a small team
Are you interested in joining our team? Then apply online via our RKW application portal indicating your notice period and salary expectations.
Do you have questions? Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note to personnel service providers: RKW does not accept unrequested resumes (CV) provided by recruiting agencies, headhunter or consulting agencies unless under a specific agreement with RKW. Any CV submitted to RKW unsolicited will not oblige RKW to any action, reaction, answer or fees from recruiters or agencies.In case that you are interested in working with us, please send an email to email@example.com .