Strategic Buyer Technical Goods/Technical Services (fulltime, Maastricht/Cologne)

ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic rubber company, with about 3,800 employees and a presence at 20 production sites in 9 countries. It is a joint venture of LANXESS & Saudi Aramco.

Headquartered in Maastricht, The Netherlands, ARLANXEO’s core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of synthetic high-performance rubber for use in the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries.

For the ARLANXEO Holding, we are looking for a:

Strategic Buyer Technical Goods/Technical Services (fulltime, Maastricht/Cologne)


Key Responsibilities

  • Active procurement marketing (identification and development of new suppliers in close cooperation with the requesters) in Technical Goods or Technical Services
  • Preparation of global demand analyses and demand planning
  • Identification of global synergies and bundling potentials
  • Analysis of the assigned market/technology/service segment
  • Development of global sourcing strategies
  • Preparation of inquiries and quotation comparisons
  • Preparing and conducting global price and contract negotiations
  • Support and advice for internal customers and regional purchasing organizations worldwide

Professional / Personal skills

  • Successfully completed degree in engineering sciences with additional commercial qualifications
  • Fluent in English
  • Knowledge of contract law and procurement marketing
  • Several years of professional experience
  • Independent and solution-oriented way of working
  • Good analytical, presentation and communication skills


Want to join our team? Please send your application & resume to Should you have any questions, please feel free to ask them! You can use the same address to contact us.