Project Manager SCM Procurement (m/f/d), Munich or Erlangen

Project Manager SCM Procurement (m/f/d), Munich or Erlangen

The role

As a Project Manager, you'll be responsible for developing and implementing Procurement projects and thus systematically increasing the profit contribution and (process) efficiency. The goal is to optimize Procurement processes and procedures. High-growth business fields and future technologies in electrification, automation and digitalization await you. Use this opportunity and take the next leap in your career: Many of our top consultants develop later into leadership positions or expert roles.

What you'll do

 

  • Assume overall responsibility for the success of your procurement projects
  • Identify new possibilities to optimize procurement processes and procedures, convince your clients of your approaches and keep an eye on structures as well as employees
  • Realize additional potential by introducing targeted digital solutions in close collaboration with the client team 
  • Independently acquire new client projects in procurement 
  • Provide functional guidance and foster the individual development of each team member
  • Successfully manage internal and external stakeholders
  • Act as a thought leader and continuously develop our consulting offering in procurement

 

What you'll need

 

  • Strong performance as a project manager over many years at a consultancy or in Procurement in an industrial setting. Familiarity with Purchasing, Controlling or strategic planning, based on operational experience   
  • Excellent know-how in procurement, global sourcing, commodity and asset management, highly developed skills negotiating with suppliers, ability to use savings potential 
  • Outstanding degree from a university or specialized college (Master's/graduate degree/PhD) or a top business school MBA 
  • As an experienced manager of project teams you've completed implementation projects with quantifiable success
  • Experience working on intercultural projects and ideally extensive international work experience
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills and an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Highly developed communication skills in German and English
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills and willingness to travel (approx. 80 percent)

 

A career at SMC means you'll see the real-world impact of your thinking from day one. Join us, and start shaping your future today.

 

 

Our application process

 

Once you've applied, we'll get back to you within two weeks. If you’re successful, you’ll be invited to a first round interview during which you’ll be interviewed by one of our project managers or vice presidents and asked to carry out an analytical test. If we think you’re a good fit personally and professionally, you’ll be invited to an interview day with four interviews.

 

The main focus is to see how you interact with our consultants, and to give us an insight into your career choices. On the day, you’ll work through case-studies, tackling real problems from past SMC consulting projects.

 

You’ll be given detailed feedback after your interviews, and if you’re well suited, we’ll offer you a full-time position.

 

If you have any questions about the recruiting process, feel free to contact us at any time.

Germany, Munich

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Meet our team

Being a part of Siemens Management Consulting (SMC) means you’ll have a direct impact on the future of Siemens and society around the world. Discover what it's like to be leading tomorrow, today.

 

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Kai Steinbock

Vice President at Siemens Management Consulting

“If you're working at SMC, you're building your network and your reputation every day.”

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Dominik Knoblich

Senior Consultant at Siemens Management Consulting

“Right from the beginning, I worked with some of our most senior clients.”

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Lu Yao Song

Consultant at Siemens Management Consulting

“Even if you’re new to the company, you already take responsibility on a very high level.”

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Iulia Colescu

Project Manager at Siemens Management Consulting

“I think our work has a big impact on the businesses we work with.”

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Johannes Thul

Project Manager at Siemens Management Consulting

“It’s amazing to see how our clients implement our recommendations. On many projects, the impact can be massive.”

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Alarico Allegri

Managing Director, MRX Technologies, a Siemens Business (Australia)

“I was searching for accountability and responsibility. I wanted to see things grow.“

 

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