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Procurement Manager


Hydro Extrusions is a world-leading aluminium extrusion business counting around 100 production sites in 40 countries and employing 20,000 people. Through our unique combination of local expertise, global network, and unmatched R&D capabilities, we can offer everything from standard profiles, to advanced development and manufacturing for most industries.


Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.


Role purpose:


As a Procurement Manager you will be a member of the Management Team of Hydro Extrusion Hungary and will be responsible for the local strategy and the leadership of procurement operation.




  • Leading the procurement team of 10-12 including team leader functions
  • Defining and executing the local procurement strategy
  • Preparation of strategic contracts, provision of legal compliance
  • Procurement process improvement
  • Preparation of the task-related records, reports and creating analysis to the top management
  • Taking part in the regional projects of Hydro Extrusions
  • Keeping contact and negotiate with key suppliers, taking part in procurement operation in case of need
  • Supplier acquisition and negotiation, tendering




  • Degree in Technical/Commercial/Economic field
  • Minimum 7-8 years of relevant experience as a Procurement Manager with people management responsibility
  • Experience in the field of automotive manufacturing
  • Fluent in English and Hungarian language knowledge
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Strategic view, process related approach
  • Good ability to lead and coach direct reports


Due to the scope of the role, some business trips can be expected.


Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values – Care, Courage and Collaboration – we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences.


We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for the position.

Diversity improves our ability to act in accordance with The Hydro Way.
Therefore all applications will be considered with equal suitability.


Please apply online with your CV and optionally a cover letter until 15/02/2024


If you have any question, please contact:

​​Peter Odrobina

Posted on:  8 Feb 2024

Székesfehérvár, HU

Department:  Purchasing
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Hungary kft.
Job Type:  Permanent

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