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Strategic Buyer Electronic & Drives (m/f/d)

  • Kaufering near Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Research & Development
  • Experienced Professionals
  • WD-0010163
  • Apply Now

What's the role?

We are looking for an assertive and communicative strategic buyer (m/f/d) to take over strategic suppliers as a lead buyer within the Electronics product group, who does not shy away from internal and external conflicts and does not avoid negotiations.
We would like to accompany you in your next career step, and you will strive for the next step in your career within a few years after an intensive training period.
Show us what you can do, and we will show you what the world of Hilti has to offer!

Who is Hilti?

We develop, manufacture and sell cutting-edge products, technology, software and services for the global construction industry. Hilti stands for innovation, quality and direct customer relationships.
From the pre-development of our own motors, electronics and firmware, to series-maturity - our intelligent mechatronic systems come from our own research and development laboratories.
With 30,000 employees in more than 120 countries, we're a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow in your career.

What does the role involve?

Your task as a Strategic Buyer (m/f) is to develop and implement the Electronics product group strategy within our Electronics & Drives division. You will act as a lead buyer within the product group, and your main focus will be on awarding new business within our development projects. To achieve this, you will develop allocation strategies based on game theory, which you will then apply. To guarantee our high demands on quality and delivery reliability, you define and optimize the ideal supplier portfolio. Together with your strategic suppliers, you will identify potential savings, which you will then implement within our organization. In addition, you will act as an escalation point to ensure quality and operational excellence in series production as well.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path.
In addition, we offer you innovative and personalized Benefits, such as

- In-house fitness area with training courses
- Flexible working arrangements
- Mobile Working
- Sabbatical
- DB JobTicket
- Company Bike
- Subsidy for monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
- Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
- Subsidy for childcare

Further benefits:
- Support in relocating and finding a flat
- Tax advice

Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.

What you need is:

  • Completed technical studies or business studies (e.g. BA) with technical affinity
  • Ideally, 3 years of professional experience in purchasing as well as in international project management
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills in an international environment
  • Courage to proactively advance solutions to conflicts and to assert Hilti's interests
  • Very good analytical skills and strategic thinking ability
  • Willingness to travel internationally (up to 20%) and German language skills advantageous

Why should you apply?

Our purchasing team consists of highly qualified employees with different nationalities and personalities. With your openness for new things, your enthusiasm and know-how for the purchase of electronics, you will fit perfectly into our team. Don't know much about the Powertool industry yet? No problem. At Hilti, success is based on the willingness to learn as well as hunger for success. We value your commitment and expertise.


Take up the next challenge and start your career with HILTI! We are always looking for employees for a long-term cooperation.

During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.

Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.

Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Fries I Human Resources

Should you encounter technical problems during your application, please contact mycareer-techsupport@hilti.com .