Lufthansa Group

Strategic Buyer for Printed Materials and related Services

The Strategic Buyer works in close collaboration with Category Management in sourcing activities for General Goods & Services.The employee leads sourcing related projects, conducts market researches, performs negotiations and does active contract management.

Does this sounds familiar to you? If your answer was "yes", then come and see what we have to offer.


  • Location


  • Employment level

    Direct entry

  • Function


  • Working time

    Full time

  • Lead and contribute sourcing related projects
  • Conduct market researches to support business cases, find alternative products, suppliers and markets and monitor price trends as well as market trends
  • Analyze spend data within Lufthansa Group to derive procurement measures
  • Perform tender and tender-related activities, such as negotiations and contract finalizations
  • Do active contract management
  • Monitor supplier performance and identify potential risks and ensure continuous improvement of supplier performance, initiate countermeasures if necessary
  • Maintain procurement projects end-to-end and saving results
  • Ensure purchase of goods and services according to company guidelines
  • Support category management in the definition and implementation of category and supplier strategy
  • Support in other procurement related topics or special tasks 
Be part of an international team!

We are looking forward to your application!

  • Master/Bachelor degree in Business Engineering, Economics, Finance, IT, Management, Law or Equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Strategic Procurement
  • Experience in managing buying projects between 0,1 – 5 Million Euro
  • Brought relevant yearly savings to the company, according to category spend (of 1-2 Million)
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) – min C1
  • Fluent in German (written and spoken) – min C1
  • Very good command of MS office and Windows applications
  • Very good command of Procurement related tools
  • Analytical and conceptual mindset
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong co-operation skills
  • Highly independent
  • Customer-oriented
  • Fast learner
  • Interdisciplinary knowledge and interests
  • Affinity for data / figures based on TCO-principle
About Lufthansa Global Business Services Sp. z o.o.

Lufthansa Global Business Services GmbH (LGBS) is a 100 per cent Lufthansa subsidiary. We offer shared services worldwide for the entire Lufthansa Group in the areas of Finance, Business Intelligence & Transformation, Human Resources, Procurement and IT, which we provide or manage ourselves. It’s our goal to harmonize and standardize processes and to continuously make them more efficient and effective. We see ourselves as pioneers in digitization, as well as in the use and distribution of the latest technologies, for example in business process automation. As an internationally operating company, LGBS is represented at locations in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Krakow, Manila and Mexico City and manages BPO providers in Germany and abroad. With the global network of foreign representatives of the Lufthansa Group's field organization, we are also locally anchored and active worldwide.

Lufthansa Group