Group Leader Procurement Operations

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz), Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Collage Thesis
  • Work experience
  • Sale, retail
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • Leads Operation Procurement Team A1
  • Anticipating workload, preparation of hiring plan, hiring
  • KPIs setting in relations of the company main objectives
  • Assists, coach and supervises team in execution of tasks
  • Proactive management of markets and suppliers
  • Drives effectiveness and efficiency of operational procurement tasks
  • Participates in developing related procedures & process improvements within overall function
  • Communicates effectively across multi-functional matrix
  • Responsible for achieving subordinated corporate objectives
  • All other duties as reasonably requested

Your experiences

  • Proven track record in the EPC projects environment (min 5 years)
  • Deep knowledge of procurement processes and practical experience of the same (from RFQ to the Contract placement)
  • Good social skills and reputation for integrity
  • First-class negotiation skills (Procurement for projects & Claims management)
  • Managing team members in multiple locations (Zurich, Slovakia, Italy)
  • Multicultural experience
  • Good knowledge of eProcurement solutions.
  • Excellent understanding of supply contract law
  • Excellent knowledge of Category Sourcing & Bidding processes
  • Good knowledge of SAP SRM & MM capabilities

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.
  • Ian Steinmann
  • Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist