Project purchaser (m/f/d)

to enhance our purchase department with regard to project business

Your duties:

Your activities will focus on the procurement of subcontractor services, other services as well as of technically sophisticated glazing for the façade and building security divisions at home and abroad. You will mainly be involved in the preparation and processing of work and service contracts, particularly in the areas of erection, metal construction and glazing as well as in glass procurement. In more detail your tasks will be the following:


  • Selecting subcontractors and suppliers
  • Preparing enquiries
  • Checking and evaluating incoming offers
  • Comparing prices
  • Negotiating prices and awarding contracts
  • Monitoring and supporting the implementation of work and service contracts as well as of purchase contracts
  • Checking invoices, approving payments
  • Preparing the overall commercial correspondence related to contracts
  • Handling/processing of service disruptions, supplements and claims

Cross-project activities that you will be responsible for also include the preparation and conclusion of framework agreements as well as the search for, the auditing and qualification of efficient and competitive subcontractors and service providers.


Your profile:

  • Engineer, economist, industry economist or similar qualification
  • Several years of experience in project-related purchase activities, preferably in the construction or metal processing industries
  • Knowledge of VOB [German construction code] and general contract law
  • Good negotiating skills and commitment
  • Willingness to assume project-related managerial responsibility
  • Team-oriented

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Appealing workplace with various areas of responsibility
  • Exciting and interesting projects at home and abroad
  • An excellent team in a pleasant working atmosphere

Please send your application to:


SOMMER Fassadensysteme - Stahlbau - Sicherheitstechnik GmbH & Co. KG
Stefan Cimmino, Human Resources
Industriestraße 1
95182 Döhlau


Mr Cimmino is at your disposal for questions or further information and can be reached under 0049-9286/60-425. Feel free to contact us also via email: