The average salary for a Purchasing Manager in Germany is €68,367.
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Job Description for Purchasing Manager
Purchasing managers are involved in all aspects of the company’s business, from development to finding costs savings to corporate strategy to production. A successful purchasing manager must be able to review proposals for new projects in a timely manner, and they must maintain frequent interaction with marketing teams to discuss sales proposals and marketing strategies. They also must be skilled at finding cost savings. Purchasing managers handle contract negotiation, maintain level of rapp…Read more
Purchasing Manager Tasks
- Manage and direct employees involved in the buying, selling or distributions aspects of a company.
- Analyze and implement purchasing processes and delivery systems.
- Negotiate purchasing contracts and policies with respective suppliers.
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Popular Skills for Purchasing Manager
Skills in Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Vendor Management, Supplier Management, Contract Negotiation and Procurement.
Pay by Experience Level for Purchasing Manager
An early career Purchasing Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €55,083 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Purchasing Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €70,550 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Purchasing Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €71,738 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €75,572.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Purchasing Manager in their job title in Regensburg, Bavaria (Bayern) earn an average of 17.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (17.0% more) and Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Berlin, Berlin (36.0% less).
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