Head of Procurement

  • Finance
  • Berlin, Germany

Head of Procurement

Job description

 

Head of Procurement

 

Grover is a fresh alternative to buying and financing

With Grover, you can subscribe to the latest tech instead of buying or financing it, and give things back at any time. We're on a mission to reinvent consumption, go easier on the world's resources, and make innovative tech products accessible to everyone. As our community is growing every day, we're now looking for a Head of Procurement.

Your Role:

  • Build a multi-country state-of-the-art Procurement function for Consumer Electronics from scratch

  • Be responsible for a rapidly growing €50 million+ annual purchasing budget

  • Negotiate with OEMs, wholesalers and other channels to achieve the best possible terms

  • Manage the end-of-life asset sales process

  • Work closely with Category Management, Marketing and Business Development in identifying and sourcing attractive products for Grover’s portfolio

  • Design the Procurement process and corresponding organizational setup

  • Plan, optimize and manage the day to day work and processes

  • Monitor and report Procurement performance

  • Recruit, train, and manage the department staff

  • Be visible and accessible to the team, motivate it, answer professional questions and monitor productivity

Your Profile:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in Consumer Electronics procurement, at least part of it in a managerial position with P&L responsibility

  • Hungry and excited about building something great, with a can-do mindset and international perspective

  • Deep understanding of the Consumer Electronics market

  • Strong personal network of OEMs and wholesalers

  • Solid managerial skills

  • Ability to work under pressure in a dynamically changing environment

  • Customer-oriented and team-oriented work approach

  • Full proficiency in German and English

Requirements

 

What we offer you:

  • A high-impact role in a fast-growing startup

  • Lots of opportunities for personal growth and for making your mark

  • Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat hierarchies

  • Working within a smart, highly motivated international team

  • A fun workplace in a modern, spacious office in central Berlin

  • Goodies including Fresh Fruit & Drinks and the latest, coolest gadgets

  • Plenty of Team Events and Training opportunities

About us

Want to work with a small but very effective team, and help us change the world of consumption? Then you're in the right place. At Grover, we value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and speed in everything we do. We're a team of over 40 creative minds, from more than 16 countries – which means our aims, beliefs, and ways of working are influenced by many different