Group Buyer - Plastic Raw Materials (f/m)

  • Wien
  • Vollzeit
  • Berufserfahrung
  • 16.4.2019

Group Buyer - Plastic Raw Materials (f/m)

Pipelife is a business unit within the Wienerberger Group and one of the world's leading suppliers of plastic pipe systems, currently present in 26 countries. We manufacture and market a wide range of quality pipe systems, providing tailor-made solutions for municipal infrastructure as well as for the industrial and house-building sector.

To support our Central Wienerberger Procurement Team, reporting to our HQ/Vienna, we are offering the following position for our European Operations for immediate appointment:

Group Buyer - Plastic Raw Materials (f/m)

Ihre Aufgaben

  • Supporting the Commodity Manager in the sourcing and supply of Plastic raw materials
  • Managing spot buy opportunities and volume swaps of virgin and recycled material in the geographical area of responsibility
  • Liaising with suppliers with regard to supply availability and quality issues
  • Analyzing and reporting on raw material usage, identifying variations to budget on volumes and prices
  • Liaising with local management and Procurement on all day to day issues
  • Communicating to Wienerberger Piping Systems (WPS) countries regarding commodity specific information e.g. usage, applications, price trends, availability

Ihr Profil

  • At least 5 years of experience in an international and dynamic purchasing organization within the construction industry (plastic production experience is an advantage)
  • General knowledge of plastic industry and materials
  • Understanding of extrusion and plastic injection production process
  • Self-starter with ability to work autonomously
  • Very strong analytical skills and ability to interpret complex data
  • Proven negotiator and problem solver with strong implementation skills
  • Superior communication skills at all levels of business and strong interpersonal skills
  • Appreciation for international relations, different cultures, and purchasing habits globally
  • High level of flexibility, incl. travel
  • Experienced in working with cross-border matrix organizations
  • Advanced level skills in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent command of English, both written and spoken


An attractive workplace in a dynamic environment with development opportunities of an internationally acting group is awaiting you.

The monthly gross salary for this position amounts to minimum EUR 3,500.- for local contract. We offer market conform remuneration depending on experience and qualification, besides attractive employee benefits.

Our offer addresses likewise female and male applicants.

Ihre Bewerbung

If you are open to cultural diversity we look forward to receiving your application.
Please submit your CV & letter of motivation in English exclusively online.
Marion Stritzinger is looking forward to meeting you!

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Marion Stritzinger
Recruiting Specialist
Wienerberger AG
+43 1 60192 10194

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Die Wienerberger Gruppe ist ein weltweit tätiger Anbieter von Baustoff- und Infrastrukturlösungen mit Hauptsitz in Wien. Wir sind der einzige multinationale Produzent von Ziegeln für Wand, Fassade und Dach, von Rohrsystemen aus Kunststoff und Steinzeug sowie von Flächenbefestigungen…