Having a global team of 16,000 colleagues and more than 70 nationalities. And enabling many of them to work flexibly when needed.
Both count. Both are us.

Group Commodity Buyer (m/f/d) Pumps


  • As Group Commodity Buyer (m/f/d) for the Pumps division, you are responsible for the creation and implementation of the material group strategy, taking into account the market environment and internal customer requirements
  • You will manage all procurement activities for the Pumps material groups (~€100 million sales volume) on an international level and conduct procurement market research and relationship management
  • Qualified supplier management from their evaluation and selection to the development and assurance of international quality targets is one of your main tasks
  • You are responsible for securing supplies in the responsible product groups in critical market situations and as a BCM measure, including necessary contract conclusions on an international basis
  • You are responsible for change management in the engineering change management process as well as risk management
  • You will ensure cost targets by coordinating appropriate cost reduction measures and conclude supplier contracts including quality assurance agreements 
  • You are responsible for on-time data and document quality with regard to material price planning and tracking
  • You prepare and accompany top management meetings and innovation workshops with suppliers 


  • You have successfully completed a technical or business-oriented Bachelor's / Master's degree
  • You have at least 5 years of professional experience, ideally in a similar position
  • You conduct your negotiations very confidently in German and English and have very good know-how in SAP and MS-Office
  • You master your tasks with your analytical talent and assertiveness, complemented by flexible thinking and acting as well as team and communication skills
  • You enjoy driving our digital future forward and operating in an international working environment


  • We are part of the solution. Because our highly efficient, environmentally friendly technologies conserve resources and reduce CO2 emissions in the long term
  • We offer flexible working hours and home office. This makes it possible to balance family and career
  • Our canteen and company health management are a matter of course for us (sports offers, fitness courses, company doctor)


Friederike Strung

+49 2191 18 5101


Company:  Vaillant GmbH

Remscheid, DE

Country:  Germany

The Vaillant Group is a global market and technology leader in the fields of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning technology. Join our team of 16,000 colleagues from more than 70 countries who work every day for a better climate – for people at home and the environment. We work on large-scale, innovative and strategic projects. With small, everyday gestures so that we can all play our part. Act global, work global. And become part of a global team. We sell our products in around 60 countries, using ten production and development sites in six European countries, as well as China.

Working for us makes you responsible for the future – your own, and that of our planet. We can offer you excellent conditions.


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