Project Manager (m/f/x) – Procurement Digitization and Strategy

  • Location: Norderstedt
  • Entry as: Permanent
  • Full-time

 

Introduction

 Welcome to tesa. We create adhesive solutions that improve the work, products and lives of our customers. In our domestic market, we are known by 98% of the people. Innovations and new technologies are the core of our success. Not only in homes and offices, but also in smartphones, displays, cars, airplanes or roof-mounted photovoltaic systems: One of tesa’s 7.000 products is probably sticking somewhere around you, often unnoticed, in a wide range of daily applications. tesa holds the world together. We are present in 42 countries with around 5.000 employees, operate 14 plants, production facilities and large technology centers in Europe, Asia and North America. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Beiersdorf AG, we are part of a group with a long tradition, strong values and a good corporate culture.  

Your Tasks

As part of the Global Procurement Excellence team, you will actively develop tesa’s procurement landscape:

Drive projects for the global procurement function

  • Identify optimization opportunities and implement them sustainably
  • Develop tesa’s procurement landscape 
  • Drive digitization projects for scouting, sourcing and purchasing processes and therewith implement the digital procurement roadmap
  • Manage strategic projects; such as payment terms optimization, e-Sourcing roll out, consulting projects
  • Coordinate global and cross-functional stakeholders

Become a procurement process expert and translate procurement requirements into IT tools and systems 
 

Your Profile

  • Master degree in business or engineering and min. 4 years of relevant work experience as a consultant or project leader
  • In-depth procurement expertise
  • Experience in business optimization and project management
  • Affinity to IT systems, digitization, and automatization; system knowledge for SAP S4Hana, SAP Ariba Sourcing and Buying is a plus
  • Strong team player and good communicator in English and German language
  • Able to motivate people for change and handle change resistance successfully

We offer

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working
  • Further education and development perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental career opportunities
  • Occupational pension provision
  • Numerous offers for employees, such as health promotion, sports and leisure activities, employee discounts, and much more (including tesa Bike, the company's own fitness studio, prevention options)