Strategic Purchaser (f/m)

For our location in Vagos – Aveiro, Senvion is looking for:


Strategic Purchaser
Balance of Plant Procurement

Areas of responsibility:

  • Strategic procurement responsibility for Balance of Plan (infrastructure) in wind farm projects, with a strong focus on electrical infrastructure (substation, collection system, MV/HV lines, etc.)
  • Global responsibility to support wind farms in sales and construction phases
  • RFQ preparation and execution in collaboration with the engineering department
  • Analysis and development of procurement channels and suppliers
  • International market research and best-cost sourcing
  • Full responsibility for supplier negotiations on cost, terms and delivery
  • Optimization and bundling of global demand to increase leverage
  • Internal coordination of functional departments as stakeholders to the procurement process
  • Participation in cross-functional workgroups



  • University degree in business or engineering
  • Several years of experience working with procurement, preferable in an international context
  • Experience with the construction industry desirable
  • Relevant technical understanding
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Relevant knowledge of contractual law, preferably experience with FIDIC
  • Fluent spoken and written English. German is a plus
  • Social and intercultural competence

Please send your application by email to with the following subject: 20180615_O8
All applications will be reviewed. If you are not contacted within 30 days, it means that the competency profile has not been considered for the ongoing selection process, so your CV will be in a database for future opportunities.