Senior Purchaser (m/f/d)

Date:  Jul 3, 2024
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

Flamatt, CH

Requisition ID:  1027


To complement our team, we are looking for a customer- and teamoriented individual for our division Plasma Control Technologies  at the Flamatt site as a


Senior Purchaser (m/f/d)


For over 75 years, we have been following our curiosity. It drives us and has made Comet a leading Swiss technology company worldwide. Curiosity and the spirit of research have allowed us to become and remain innovative. For a better and sustainable world.


We develop and produce innovative high-tech components and systems based on X-ray and radio-frequency technology. Our developments make an important contribution to safer, more efficient and more sustainable production, mobility and communication. 


In the Plasma Control Technologies (PCT) division, we manufacture specialized components that are required for the precise control of plasma processes and are used in the production of memory chips or touch screens for sensors, smartphones or tablets.


What you will do: 
•    Adaptation of procurement strategies to the respective markets worldwide and implementation of procurement marketing
•    Initializing and ensuring the consistency of procurement processes in cooperation with Manufacturing Engineering and on site at the supplier's premises, including in the area of machinery and equipment
•    Leading contract negotiations with suppliers, ensuring optimal prices, quality and delivery conditions
•    Develop and implement procurement strategies for CAPEX-related purchases, including process equipment and capital goods
•    Actively monitor market trends and developments to support strategic decisions


What you bring: 
•    Completed basic training with further training in the field of international procurement of machinery and equipment and at least 5 years of experience in a comparable position
•    Ability to make fact-based decisions through targeted data analysis and to present these convincingly
•    Willingness to travel in Switzerland and abroad (approx. 30%)
•    Very good knowledge of SAP
•    Business fluent in written and spoken German and English


Break new ground with us:
•    Work on innovative solutions for global technical challenges
•    Benefit from a modern workplace with flexible working options and remote working
•    Take part in Comet’s success through profit sharing


We are curious about you and look forward to receiving your complete online application and will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

For this vacancy, only direct applications and no recruitment dossiers will be considered.


Comet AG 
Herrengasse 10
3175 Flamatt