LuxSpace Sàrl

Procurement Manager for Space Products (m/f) - LXSJC201801 - Betzdorf

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Active since 26-02-2018 Job category Logistics: Procurement & Supply...
Location Betzdorf Level Professional
Educational level Vocational / Diploma / As... Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 40 Salary Salary package - Negotiable bas...
Procurement Manager for Space Products (m/f)


In the course of reinforcing the procurement management for its satellite subsystems, comprising platform and payload products, LuxSpace is recruiting a Procurement / Subcontractor Manager for immediate employment.

Job Profile:

An experienced procurement and subcontractor manger with the focus on space hardware, preferably with technical background is required to participate in LuxSpace satellite projects.

The products of concern will be used for LuxSpace microsatellites as well as for commercial communication satellites realized by the OHB-group. Activities comprise the complete flow from maintenance of a subcontractor database, maintenance of regular contacts with potential subcontractors and suppliers, conductance of request of proposal campaigns including subsequent contract negotiations up to subcontractor management during project implementation until delivery.

Experience of working in the satellite industry and knowledge of ESA workflow methodology is a must.

Tasks to be performed:

  • Being the focal point for all administrative, commercial and scheduling matters towards subcontractors
  • Maintaining subcontractor / supplier database
  • Subcontractor development, auditing and relationship management
  • Issuing requests for information & quotation (RFI/RFQ)
  • Preselecting subcontractors / suppliers
  • Leading of price & contract negotiations
  • Identifying opportunities for long term agreements
  • Implementing subcontractor and supplier management
  • Organizing and chairing of review meetings like EQSR, etc.

Candidate Profile and Qualities:

  • Good English skills (spoken and written)
  • Background in satellite subsystems and equipment
  • Experience in subcontractor management
  • Ability to work in a multinational project team
  • Methodical and structured work-approach
  • Willingness to travel
  • Taking responsibility and being proactive
  • Driving license desirable (class B)
  • EU citizenship or valid Luxembourg work permit mandatory (for nationals from non-EU-countries or countries treated as such). Non-EU citizens without valid Luxembourg work permit cannot be taken into consideration. Information on legal restrictions and requirements:

Work environment:

LuxSpace offers an interesting, innovative multi-national work environment and the opportunity to join a team of about 60 highly skilled and motivated professionals.

Contract conditions:

  • Permanent employment contract
  • Full-time, 40 h per week, flextime system
  • Salary package, based on position and qualification


Candidates are welcome to apply in English language by submitting a personal cover letter and CV (Europass format preferred), including salary expectations (gross per year).
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Logistics: Procurement & Supply chain
Industry / Industries Aviation / Space travel
Region Luxembourg
Keywords Procurement Management, Subcontractor Management, Supply Chain, Micro Satellite, Satellite, Space Products

Contact information

Name Bianca Hagen