Head of Supplier Management Germany (m/f/d) for Vantage Towers

Vantage Towers • Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf

from today

The opportunity

Vantage Towers is one of Europe’s leading tower companies, and our infrastructure and technologies are helping to connect people, businesses, and internet-enabled devices like never before. We combine the scale, stability and quality of our leading tower network with the agility, optimism and energy of a start-up. We’re inspired by our past successes and excited by the opportunities in front of us. Join our journey as together we accelerate a sustainably connected Europe.

Head of Supplier Management Germany (m/f/d) for Vantage Towers

Do you have strong skills in professional supplier management? Are you characterized by a strong customer orientation? Then become part of our team as Head of Department Supplier Management Germany (m/f/d). In your role, you will lead employees professionally and disciplinarily in Supplier Management for Germany and support us in the infrastructure expansion of Vantage Towers Germany.

Your challenges: 

  • You are responsible for supplier performance management, e.g. developing standard reports and ensuring compliance with all necessary reporting requirements (rollout, quality KPIs) as well as OHP reports for the Group (Opco reporting for relevant technical KPIs).
  • You are the interface to the Supply Chain Management area and the Delivery Teams that interact with the suppliers on a daily basis.
  • You develop and implement the supplier and partner strategy and partner models with the central, regional departments as well as with local purchasing (SCM) and Group Purchasing (VPC).
  • You are responsible for the technical negotiation and contract design to conclude partner contracts together with Group and Local Purchasing.
  • You proactively provide and promote ideas for the optimization of the construction and maintenance of the passive network infrastructure.


Your qualification:

  • A successfully completed degree and at least 5-7 years of professional experience as well as at least 2-3 years of experience in the disciplinary and technical management of teams
  • In-depth experience in the field of telecommunication technology as well as in setting up/converting telecommunication systems and telecommunication infrastructure
  • Excellent experience in the design and implementation of processes and workflows in the TowerCo mobile communications area and in related specialist areas
  • In-depth knowledge of the market environment, current legal and technological developments
  • Fluent German and English skills, written and spoken (C1 according to CEFR)


You have the opportunity to either work full-time or part-time with at least 30 hours per week.

We advertise this position for Vantage Towers AG at our location in Düsseldorf.

The target annual salary is between 95.000 and 110.000 euros gross, depending on qualifications and professional experience.

That's what we're offering you:

  • Attractive remuneration and above-average additional benefits
  • Company pension scheme
  • Comprehensive further training
  • Individual promotion of your talents
  • Flexible working time models with part-time and home office
  • Active support in childcare and care of relatives
  • Diverse health offers and programs
  • International career opportunities and exchange possibilities 


Ready for the new, the unexpected, the impressive? Then apply online now with details of your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

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With us you will get that benefits

Attractive remuneration and additional benefits

At Vantage Towers, you’ll not only get a great position with an attractive remuneration package, but you’ll also get a range of additional benefits based on your working location.

Hybrid working models

The world has changed – so too have our working models. From flexitime to remote work, we know it’s a new world out there. So, depending on job type and location, we’re able to offer a modern range of full-time and part-time positions.

Excellent healthcare and fitness benefits

We offer a variety of healthcare packages to help you tackle life with peace-of-mind. In some locations we also provide on-site facilities to help keep you fresh, including healthcare services, fitness centres, and workout classes.

Comprehensive continuing education

Education is a life-long journey! Enrol in our online university courses or available training sessions and take practical steps towards advancing your professional development!

International career and exchange opportunities

With our internal skill mobility program, you have the opportunity to get involved with an exciting array of international projects from across our European markets. Where will Vantage Towers take you next?

Sustainability

It’s our mission to build a sustainable digital future for the people of Europe – and we want you to be a part of it! All employees are encouraged to have their say on how we advance our green ways of working and living.

Employee testimonials
Lena Bettermann
Lena Bettermann
Head of Supply Chain, Vantage Towers Group

“We live the start-up mentality for sure, but in an environment that differs from most start-ups. We re-define ourselves, our job roles, and scopes quite regularly – this is what I like a lot."