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Mechanical Buyer

Mechanical Buyer

Posting Date:  May 7, 2021

Moreira da Maia, Porto, Portugal

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain

The Business Area Logistics Systems is the leading supplier of fully-integrated solutions for optimizing complex internal and external logistics processes. Under a common roof the companies of this Business Area offer solutions in the fields of warehouse and conveying technology, palletization plants, software and logistics network controls as well as system integration.

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.



Your role in our team

Plan, execute and monitor the complete purchasing process – from project requirements analysis ‘til purchase delivery – for mechanical parts, materials and subcontracts, according to the company’s policies, assuring optimum technical-commercial proposals, namely in value and quality.


Key responsibilities:

  • Analyze and determine project’s requirements, cooperating with other Departments
  • Procure new and manage existing mechanical parts, materials or services suppliers
  • Submit, analyze and negotiate Supplying Proposal Requests
  • Execute and monitor the purchasing process


Your profile

  • Degree in Mechanical, Materials or Industrial Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in industrial metalworks manufacturing and assembly
  • Proficient interpret of mechanical engineering technical drawings
  • Strong negotiation and purchasing skills, focused on Category / Suppliers Management and mechanical subcontracting
  • English fluent, both verbal and written
  • MS Office proficient, especially MS Excel
  • User knowledge of ERPs (SAP or BaaN are a plus)
  • Dynamic team player with proactive and resilient personality


Your working environment at Körber

At the heart of every solution, every success, is a team of dedicated professionals willing to help each other while bringing creativity and energy to every project. Körber Supply Chain is the embodiment of this.

Home to hundreds of the best minds in the industry, spanning technology for warehousing, logistics, transportation, and more, you’ll work with some of the biggest brands in the world and empower smaller players to disrupt the market—maybe even change the world. Turn your passion into a fulfilling career with Körber Supply Chain!


Your benefits

  • Daily fresh fruit, bread and yogurt
  • Mobile work
  • Flexible time schedule


Can you find yourself in this profile? Then you are right at Körber. We are looking forward to getting to know you!

Recruitment Team

For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

Körber Supply Chain is a Business Area of Körber, an international technology group with around 10,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. At Körber Supply Chain, we have a broad range of proven supply chain solutions to fit our customers' size, business strategy and appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, voice solutions, robotics and material handling – plus the systems integration expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage.

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