Sourcing Manager

Hitachi Zosen Inova Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
Upon agreement
Wage (gross)
1 850 EUR/monthMonthly Gross Salary is offered. Salary can be adjusted higher considering the seniority of the applicant.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Your Responsibilities:
  • Conduct market research to identify core industry vs. countries, suppliers’ profile and dominant competence
  • Analyse industry trends and evolving technology to proactively identify supply base issues to minimize risk, protect continuity of supply, and utilize emerging opportunities
  • Evaluate supplier core competencies and competitive positioning using industry cost models
  • Develop and implement sourcing and supplier selection strategy domestically and internationally
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis and benchmarking
  • Evaluate risks and apply risks minimizing techniques to select and develop suppliers
  • Identify, visit, audit and qualify suppliers adequately selected for company needs
  • Maintain and develop supplier relationships (trade shows, supplier meetings, conferences, etc.)
  • Develop a supplier management program with key suppliers including metrics, performance goals and improvement initiatives
  • Continuously improve productivity and efficiency of processes throughout the operational organization

Employee perks, benefits

We offer:
• Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
• Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international company with focus on renewable energies
• Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
• Excellent employment conditions
• Modern infrastructure

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

- Preferred a Degree of Commercial Business School with procurement specialities

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and Slovak - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Office - advanced

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • Master’s degree and proven work experience (5+ years) as a sourcing manager or strategic procurement manager preferably in Global market
  • Familiar with sourcing, vendor management and BCC development
  • Understand market dynamics and sound business judgement
  • Strong project management and leadership skills
  • Ability to negotiate and sustain networking relationships
  • Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analyzing and interpreting data and relevant software
  • Knowledge of Power Industry or similar categories
  • Knowledge of the legal terminology and language related to supplier and/or vendor agreements and contracts
  • Must have excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Any additional languages are an asset


Brief description of the company

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI’s Service Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to support our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their plant.
Hitachi Zosen Inova Slovakia s.r.o. is a subsidiary of Hitachi Zosen Inova AG (HZI), part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation
If you are looking for a career in an aspiring company that strictly follows the Equal Employment Policy and that brings you further, our team of highly skilled and dedicated employees could be the perfect place for you.

Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

Hitachi Zosen Inova Slovakia s.r.o.
Ku Bratke 5
934 05 Levice
ID: 3835119  Megjelentetés dátuma: 23.12.2020  Alapbér (bruttó): 1 850 EUR/month