Cavotec Careers

Category Buyer

Job n. 20220317ita

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Cavotec is a leading cleantech company that designs and delivers connection and electrification solutions to enable the decarbonization of ports and industrial applications. Backed by more than 40 years of experience, our systems ensure safe, efficient and sustainable operations for a wide variety of customers and applications worldwide.



Strategic purchasing of commercial and drawing parts based on internal requirements.


The Role:

  • Project processing and tracking for all projects
  • Order generation according to MRP and tracking, maintenance of the purchasing project list
  • Project specific article inquiries and negotiation of conditions
  • Item master data maintenance and processing of parts lists/index changes in the ERP system
  • Complaint processing; conducting supplier audits
  • Invoice verification in case of ambiguities
  • Make or Buy analyses and special projects
  • Process annual Top 100 purchasing part analysis and derived To Do's (framework agreements, alternative suppliers, bonus agreements, etc.)
  • Active cooperation in the reduction of stock
  • Active participation in cost reduction projects
  • Active cooperation with technology in the area of standardization of components/groups
  • Development of process improvement proposals in the area of procurement/ material inflow
  • Participation in project meetings and milestone meetings



  • Technical or Commercial degree
  • Mechanical and electrical knowledge
  • 5+ years of experience in similar roles for an engineering to order company
  • Ability of reading technical design (mechanical and electrical diagrams)
  • Knowledge of ERP Navision and Excel professional
  • Worked in a multicultural environment with strong suppliers interaction focus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Flexibilty, adaptibility and negotiation skills


Location: Nova Milanese (MB)


Candidates not in line with the requirements described above will not been taken into consideration.


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