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WÖRWAG Pharma located in Böblingen near Stuttgart is a mid-sized, international pharmaceutical company. As a family-owned company we develop and distribute biofactors and generics. We are represented in more than 35 countries with about 900 employees.

Become a part of our team because we are looking for you as a


Active ingredient Purchaser (m/f/d) 

Tasks and responsibilities:


  • Negotiations of active ingredients and excipients
  • Negotiate framework agreements and conditions
  • Analyze and monitor international procurement markets and derive strategic international purchasing options
  • Optimize and standardize our purchasing processes
  • Recognize market trends / risks / opportunities and actively develop and implement sourcing strategies
  • Ensure potential savings and work closely with other internal departments




  • Successfully completed degree in business administration or a comparable degree in the chemical or pharmaceutical industry
  • 5-6 years purchasing experience in China and India sourcing markets is desirable
  • High quality awareness and strong analytical thinking
  • Strong communication skills on both internal and external interfaces
  • Experience in negotiation, high assertiveness and ability to deal with conflicts
  • Strong sense of identifying potential and risks along the Supply Chain
  • Fluent English speaking and willingness to travel


What we offer:


  • We offer you a challenging and varied scope of tasks in a dynamic team of a successful, mid-sized  pharmaceutical company
  • We offer you exciting projects in an international work environment, with the opportunity to quickly take responsibility and to share your experiences and knowledge
  • In addition to a performance-based salary you receive a comprehensive offer of additional benefits, for example including an occupational pension provision, workplace health promotions, a job ticket as well as diverse training offers


We are looking forward to receiving your application!