Strategic purchaser

  • Company: Les Ateliers Bijoux Gmbh
  • Country / Region : Germany
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Purchasing
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: CDC04467
  • Date of publication: 2021.04.11


Located in Pforzheim, Les Ateliers Bijoux is part of one of the world's leading luxury goods groups with high-class product lines. The company produces fashion jewelry and combines the hands-on spirit of a medium-sized manufacturing company, with the prestigious but also demanding and high-pressure environment of a market leading high-fashion and luxury group.

Job purpose

The strategic buyer will be in charge of developing processes and suppliers' network.

Tasks and responsibilities

The following provides a rough outline of the tasks/responsibilities.

  • Elaboration/ further development of purchasing strategies,
  • Development of alternative suppliers,
  • Supplier evaluations,
  • Developing processes for new suppliers,
  • Supplier support,
  • Execution of procurement processes


Skills and competencies

  • Office365
  • Ability to work in a team,
  • Autonomous decision-making ability
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Work with several cultures


  • Completed Bachelor's degree with a focus on purchasing or completed training with additional qualification in purchasing,
  • First experience in purchasing
  • Experience in the fashion or luxury industry is an advantage
  • Flexibility
  • Fluent in German and English, knowledge of French/Italian is an advantage
  • Ability to travel

Fashion & Leather Goods

Houses with a unique heritage and young emerging brands make up this exceptional division. Each of their creations becomes an object of desire, imbued with timelessness.

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