Digital Realty

Procurement Specialist

Digital Realty

Nov 9th, 2022
Digital Realty supports the data center, colocation and interconnection strategies of more than 2,300 firms across our secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Our customers include domestic and international companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products.
San Francisco, CA

Your role

You’ll be working with every area of our business to fully support internal purchase processes and monitor a transparent, cost-effective approach. This includes negotiating all aspects of contracts for maintenance or project work, establishing tendering procedures and supporting teams through the full tendering process. From evaluating and improving supplier management processes to full oversight of the entire order process, you’ll ensure we get the best value for money out of all our contracts by developing and maintaining strong supplier relationships.

What you’ll need

You’ll be an experienced (at least 6 years) technical purchaser, with a technical or commercial background in an international environment, such as data centres, building services or engineering production lines. With knowledge of buying technical products and components, you’ll have a deep understanding of contract law and compliance rules. You’ll also be a strong, commercially-focused negotiator and an articulate communicator in both German and English to B2 level.

A bit about us

Interxion: A Digital Realty Company, is a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data centre services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries, we are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. As part of Digital Realty, our customers now have access to 49 metros across six continents. We’ve 2,800+ colleagues around the world who work together, come up with life-changing solutions and create connections that matter every day.

What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.

As always, we offer a competitive salary and benefits (based on our collective agreement we pay a minimum of 42.507,78 € gross per year).

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.

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