„Caring for People’s Health as a Trusted Partner“ – This mission motivates us at STADA every day to improve the health of people worldwide. With our wide range of generics, consumer health products and specialty pharmaceuticals, we offer patients, doctors and pharmacists a wide range of therapeutic options.
Around 11,700 employees live our values of Integrity, Entrepreneurship, Agility and One STADA. Together we are on an exciting growth journey and want to successfully shape the future of STADA.
Do you want to become part of a dynamic, international team and grow with us? Then apply now as:

Global Procurement Category Manager – Marketing / Travel (f/m/d)

Bad Vilbel | Germany (DE) | Full-time | Permanent | Procurement & Supply Chain | Professionals

Are you an experienced procurement professional looking for a new challenge? We are currently seeking a Senior Procurement Category Manager to join our team and lead our procurement strategy to the next level. Join our dynamic team of procurement experts in the Indirect Procurement organization and work in a collaborative environment where your skills and expertise will be valued and appreciated.

What you can expect

You develop and enhance sourcing strategies and implement strategic interventions in your designated categories.
You create and implement processes and tools to support sourcing activities across global teams and countries in your category.
You collaborate with business stakeholders to align category strategies and projects.
You maintain and utilize necessary systems and technology to streamline sourcing processes.
You introduce new tools and processes to simplify and optimize sourcing efforts.
You continuously improve procurement skills and stay up-to-date with best practices through ongoing training and development.

Who we are looking for

Min 5 years of relevant experience in the procurement categories Marketing and/or Travel & MICE, the business travel or marketing industry.
Proven experience working in an international environment and matrix organizations.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, with fluency being a requirement. Proficiency in German is an asset.
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage stakeholders, including business leaders both internally and externally.
Experience in defining, communicating, implementing, and monitoring projects.
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Travel, Business, or a related field.

What we offer
An open corporate culture with fast decision-making processes and a lot of potential for your personal development
Individual development and training opportunities
Flexible working hours and mobile working up to 2 days per week (depending on the job profile)
Job ticket for the RMV region and Job Bike
Childcare allowance
Health-promoting offers such as Wellpass or the STADA Gym (free of charge)
Numerous additional benefits such as group accident insurance or supplementary pension scheme
Subsidized cafeteria

We look forward to receiving your application via our career portal . At jobs.stada.com you will also find numerous other job opportunities, as we are always looking for motivated talents who can strengthen our team with their expertise and personality. Do you have further questions? Then please reach out to recruiting@stada.de

STADA Group promotes its diverse culture, regardless of gender, age, social or ethnic origin, disabilities, religion, ideology or sexual orientation. We use the strength of this diversity to develop creative ideas, expand our experience and increase innovative strength. Our focus is on equal opportunities, respectful cooperation and the promotion of an inclusive working environment.

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