Bei OBI befähigen wir Menschen dazu, ihr Zuhause kreativ und individuell zu gestalten. Deshalb entwickeln wir ständig Innovationen und nützliche Lösungen, die das Heimwerken einfacher machen. Wir sind Marktführer unter den deutschen Bau- und Heimwerkermärkten. Und warum? Weil alle unsere 48.000 Mitarbeiter:innen in 11 Ländern unseren ALLES MACHBAR Spirit leben. Kommen Sie zu OBI und teilen Sie unsere Leidenschaft für DIY.

Das gilt selbstverständlich auch für die starke OBI Marke LUX-TOOLS. Die Tochterunternehmen LUX und EUROMATE kümmern sich um das Global Sourcing sowie die Entwicklung von Eigenmarkenprodukten innerhalb unseres Do-it-yourself-, Bau- und Gartenmarktsortiments. Mit eigenem Qualitätsmanagement und eigener Beschaffungslogistik gehen diese beiden Tochterunternehmen ebenso erfolgreich voran wie OBI selbst. Wir suchen Menschen, die mit uns vorangehen möchten.

Wir suchen Sie als:

Head of Sourcing (m/f/d)

Location: Shanghai

OBI Group Sourcing (Shanghai) Limited is a member of the OBI Group. We are a buying office of the leading German Do-It-Yourself home improvement chain with outlets throughout Eastern and Western Europe. Currently we are looking for candidates for the following position.

Lead all sourcing and product development activities for one of our hardware divisions. Define strategies and approaches to achieve sourcing goals, support our Procurement teams in Germany and other countries. Work with suppliers in China and other sourcing countries to ensure product quality, availability and compliance.

Your tasks: 

  • Supervise a team of sourcing managers and experts that manage the supply portfolio of our hardware division
  • Negotiate contracts with key suppliers, including costs and terms of supply, service and quality
  • Evaluate sourcing procedures and present improvement strategies to senior management
  • Analyze and calculate procurement costs and develop cost reduction strategies
  • Observe market & customer trends and transfer new ideas/innovations into cross-channel product development and purchasing decisions
  • Maintain strategic sourcing relationships and develop strong partnerships
  • Drive supply chain development
  • Optimize and maintain a qualified supplier structure, monitor supplier performance (scorecard)
  • Manage all sourcing activities of the division, implement and monitor key sourcing projects
  • Contact with Product Managers in Germany and other OBI countries for business development and project execution.
  • Control sourcing budgets and monitor supply chain costs

Your profile:

  • Bachelor degree in business, economics, finance, logistics, or in a related field
  • At least 10 years of merchandising / sourcing experience (or related) and at least 5 years on a managerial level
  • Strong knowledge of export/import business, knowledge of DIY products and European standards will be advantageous
  • Excellent negotiation, presentation and problem solving skills
  • Advanced ability to collaborate and negotiate
  • Strong time management, organizational and project management skills
  • Superb leadership and communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical and strategic thinking abilities
  • Willingness to travel to develop, promote and maintain strategic relationships
  • Strong command of written and spoken English language, German or Chinese language will be advantageous

Apply now personal@lux-tools.de

Contact: Marion Röttcher +49 (2196) 76-4202