Regional Business Process Owner Purchasing EMEA (m/f/d) 

LOCATION: Munich / Germany | COMPANY: Knorr-Bremse Systeme für Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH | REQUISITION ID: 6038 | Full-time Regular 




  • You drive process and system standardization and harmonization, in agreement with the Global BPR. Your efforts contribute to overall performance within the purchasing process area
  • You define short-term and long-term development requirements for S/4HANA and other IT systems, in collaboration with the Global BPR and the Regional BPO NAFTA & APAC
  • You play a crucial role in training and developing local Key-Users as process and system experts
  • You establish and facilitate a community of process experts within your region. This community continuously exchanges insights on process execution, harmonization, and business requirements around S/4HANA and other IT systems
  • Together with the Global BPR you conduct local process audits to ensure the highest level of process harmonization from a global perspective



  • University degree in Business Administration, Economics & Engineering or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of relevant work experience 
  • With a solid foundation in SAP R3 systems and S/4HANA, you will bring the ability to navigate and execute procurement-related tasks within these systems (Material Management module)
  • A minimum of five years of hands-on experience in international projects, your capacity to navigate cross-functional team dynamics is proven
  • An agile mindset characterizes your approach, enabling you to adapt with agility to evolving requirements and priorities, coupled with strong communication skills that ensure effective collaboration across global teams
  • Your comprehensive understanding of the purchasing process, from requisition through to order placement, receipt, and invoice verification, underscores your expertise
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken, ensures your ability to communicate seamlessly, facilitating clear and effective exchanges


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