Procurement Manager

AeroMobil R&D, s. r. o.

Place of work
Prípojná 5, Bratislava
Contract type
Salary offered (gross)
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Procurement Manager will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors. The successful candidate will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, search for better deals and find more profitable and certified suppliers.
We are looking for several Procurement Managers for the following spend categories:
• Structures (composites)
• Chassis systems (suspension, tyres & wheels, steel fabrications)
• Controls systems (electricals, safety systems, control systems)
• Propulsion (propeller, electric driveline, internal combustion engine, clutch and gearbox)
• In-direct (ICT, facility, CAPEX)

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop, lead and execute procurement strategies
• Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
• Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms
• Partner with stakeholders (Engineering, Quality, Production) to ensure clear requirements documentation
• Forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power
• Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
• Assess, manage and mitigate risks
• Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
• Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
• Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
• Together with Financial department fulfil all potential public procurement requirements and restrictions

Employee perks, benefits

Negotiable depending on candidate skills and knowledge.

Information about the selection process

The position is based in AeroMobil’s office in Bratislava, but willingness to travel domestically and internationally is expected

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

• Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
• Interest in market dynamics along with business sense
• Working experience of vendor management software
• Fluent in English at a level equal to or approaching a native speaker
• Good interpersonal skills - establish and maintain positive working relationships with others both internally and externally
• Highly ethical - understand ethical behavior and business practices and ensure own behavior and the behavior of others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values of the organization.
• Highly organized, with a strong attention to detail: Develop clear and logical work schedule with appropriate and timely checks and deadlines; develop and run effective processes that strongly minimize risks of any errors or omissions
• Ability to gather and analyze data and to work with figures
• Solid judgment with ability to make good decisions
• Strong leadership capabilities
• A knack for negotiation and networking
• Strong logical and writing skills


Brief description of the company

AeroMobil is an advanced engineering company that is commercializing a sophisticated flying car, combining a luxury sports car and a light aircraft in a single vehicle. AeroMobil aims to make personal transportation vastly more efficient and environmentally friendly by helping to overcome traffic jams in large metropolitan areas and by allowing significantly faster door-to-door travel for medium distances or in areas with limited road infrastructure.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

AeroMobil R&D, s.r.o.
Prípojná 5
82106 Bratislava
ID: 2739144   Megjelentetés dátuma: 2016.10.11.