Procurement Specialist (m/f/d)

Munich, Germany
Added: March 26, 2024
The Mission

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Procurement Specialist to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will play a critical role in managing supplier relationships, supporting contract requirements and deliverables, and leading negotiations for a wide range of procurement activities. Your expertise will directly contribute to our mission by ensuring we secure the best products and services, ranging from CubeSat subsystems valued at €10k to large-scale satellite-as-a-service contracts worth €10 million.

What you’ll be doing

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, serving as the primary point of contact for supplier communications.
  • Manage the end-to-end procurement process, including sourcing, negotiating, and executing contracts for satellite subsystems and satellite-as-a-service solutions.
  • Maintain procurement records, including contract agreements, proposals, and performance evaluations, ensuring compliance with company guidelines and industry standards.
  • Work collaboratively with engineering and project management teams to define specifications, requirements, and deliverables for procurements.
  • Ensure adherence to budgetary restrictions and strive for cost optimization without compromising on quality and performance.
  • Monitor market trends and supplier performance to facilitate continuous improvement in procurement activities.
  • Conduct risk management for supply contracts and agreements, anticipating and mitigating potential issues.

Relevant Skills

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Administration, Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Procurement Specialist or in a similar role, preferably in the aerospace, satellite communication, or technology sectors.
  • Strong negotiation skills and experience managing complex contracts ranging from small-scale purchases to multi-million-euro agreements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively across diverse teams.
  • Proficient in procurement software and tools, as well as MS Office Suite.
  • Understanding of the technical aspects of satellites/cube satellites and the aerospace industry would be a significant asset.
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; proficiency in German or other languages is a plus.

We Offer

  • An exciting opportunity to be a part of a ground-breaking project with a significant impact on environmental monitoring and protection.
  • A dynamic and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • The chance to be a key player in a passionate team located in the vibrant city of Munich.
  • Remote work and freelance contracts considered.

Our Benefits

  • Mobility benefit: Deutschland Ticket or MVV ticket
  • Sports benefit: Membership at Urban Sports Club
  • Virtual shares for all permanent employees (VSOP=Virtual Share Option Program)
  • Company pension scheme (bAV) in cooperation with Allianz
  • Company accident insurance for all employees (insurance for accidents during work and leisure time around the world 24/7)
  • Discount on lunch meals

About Us

At OroraTech, you can expect a down-to-earth yet high-caliber work environment. You will be part of the OroraTech team - a talented, international and open-minded team that is highly motivated to create impact.

With us you can grow on a professional and personal level and gain insights into the most exciting new technologies and business models.

You will have the opportunity to become part of our firefighting mission from space and deliver the tools to better cope with natural disasters and mitigate climate change.

Could a job be any cooler?

We are looking forward to your application!