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DE-CIX is a worldwide leading Internet Exchange operator. Since starting operations in 1995, DE-CIX in Frankfurt is the Internet Exchange (IX) with the world’s highest throughput data at peak times, reaching over 10 Terabits per second (Tbps) at peak times daily. Its technical infrastructure has a total capacity of 68 Terabits. From its 25 international locations DE-CIX provides peering and interconnection services to over 2.100 network operators, Internet service providers (ISPs), and content providers from over 100 countries. DE-CIX Management GmbH is a subsidiary of eco – Association of the Internet Industry, with headquarters in Cologne (https://www.eco.de/en/). Further information: www.de-cix.net

For Frankfurt, we are looking with immediate effect for a motivated

Junior Procurement Manager (w/m/d)

Our Offer:

  • As a Junior Procurement Manager you will discover profitable suppliers and initiate partnerships, negotiate with external suppliers to ensure advantageous terms, finalise purchase details of orders and deliveries
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness, build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
  • Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company
  • Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
  • A permanent position with the crisis-proof world’s market leader in its sector with short decision-making processes
  • An appreciative corporate culture, a team of like-minded experts, and excellent conditions (including individual career planning, extensive further education offers, health promotion, occupational pension scheme, weekly English or German course, job ticket)
  • extremely friendly and supportive colleagues

What's important to us:

  • degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration
  • 1-2 years’ proven working experience in the procurement department in a related field and working knowledge of the industry, dexterity in “reading” the market
  • Understanding of sourcing and negotiation techniques and experience in collecting and analyzing data, excellent organization and time management skills
  • Knowledge of contracts, invoicing, and negotiation terms
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English as well as in German

So if you are looking for new challenges in the dynamic Internet Industry and know how to combine teamwork with a high degree of self-motivation and independence, we look forward to receiving your complete application, including salary expectations


Contact Person:
Selin Güldner

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