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Principal SCM Business Partner (m/f/d) for Vodafone Towers Germany (TopCo)

Posting Country:  Germany
Date Posted: 
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Are you ready for a future that will be more exciting than ever thanks to new, digital technologies? Are you ready for a world of possibilities? Are you ready for Vodafone? Then combine your skills with the best prospects as


Principal SCM Business Partner (m/f/d) for Vodafone Towers Germany (TopCo)


Do you describe yourself as creative, innovative and inspirational? Are you a good networker and able to build effective relationships? Would you like to take the next step in your career? Join our TopCo Team as a Principal SCM Business Partner (m/f/d) for Vodafone Towers Germany. You will be responsible for coordinating the demand management of the business requirements and driving the delivery of TowerCo’s procurement strategy. Are you ready?


Your challenges: 

  • You protect TowerCo interests by developing commercial contracts based, you manage contract related KPIs and ensure minimal value leakage.
  • You analyse data, generate insights to question, and influence local business requirements to optimize demand linked to local business strategy and budget.  
  • You support centrally led complex and high value negotiations as well as lead local tactical negotiations by applying creative models, leveraging various cost programs and using various behavioural techniques. 
  • You drive increased business performance and best value outcomes by demonstrating robust understanding of business, identifying stakeholders and building sustainable relationships.
  • You provide demand forecast to Vodafone Procurement Company category teams.


Your qualification: 

  • A successful university degree in business management
  • At least 5 years of relevant professional experience in an international environment
  • Experience in people management and the ability to drive and deliver change
  • Good understanding of procedures, categories and ways of working within SCM, including stakeholder mapping, category strategy and tools.
  • Fluent English skills, written and spoken (C1 according to CEFR)


You have the opportunity to either work full-time or part-time with at least 30 hours per week.


We advertise this position for our subsidiary Vodafone Towers Germany GmbH at our location in Düsseldorf.


That's what we're offering you:
Attractive remuneration and above-average additional benefits - Company pension scheme - Comprehensive further training - Individual promotion of your talents - Flexible working time models with part-time and home office - Active support in childcare and care of relatives - Diverse health offers and programmes - International career opportunities and exchange possibilities


Ready for the new, the unexpected, the impressive? Then apply online now with details of your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.