Polytype Converting is your supplier of coating technologies and lines for the surface finishing of a great variety of flexible films and papers for highest demands. Our activities are first and foremost geared to our customers and their products. As a leading technology supplier in our segment we develop comprehensive solutions meeting our customers’ demands with regard to quality, productivity and optimized production costs. For the personnel reinforcement of our team we are, as from now, we are looking for you.

You can expect a diversified and interesting range of tasks offering you a large variety of design and development possibilities. We look forward to receiving your convincing application stating the earliest date you could start. We ask you to please send your application via email to career(at) in pdf-format and to combine all documents in a single file.


Project Engineer Technical Purchaser (male/female)

Your Tasks

  • Search, selection and qualification of suitable suppliers
  • Preparation of specifications in consultation with the project manager and engineering department
  • Conduct of contract negotiation
  • Coordination with suppliers regarding technical issues and optimizations
  • Securing delivery respecting budget, time schedules and quality
  • Processing of defined purchasing processes starting from inquiry up to delivery check
  • Coordination of internal communication with the project management and engineering department
  • Handling of complaints

Your Profile

  • Completed studies of Mechanical Engineering or Technical Education with further completed vocational training as Technician or Master
  • Knowledge in production process of the metalworking field
  • Knowledge in machine engineering appreciated
  • Experience with products in machine and plant engineering, preferably with experience in procurement
  • Good written and spoken English skills
  • Willingness to travel
  • Positive attitude with a high willingness to communicate with the suppliers
  • Structured and target-oriented working style
  • Convincing and successful negotiating skills
  • IT skills of MS-Office applications
  • Very good English skills, further languages will be appreciated
  • Independent and team-orientated way to work


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