HOFER: That’s my way

Specialist Purchasing - Food (f/m/d)

Full time or part time

Tasks that await me

  • Support in the planning, implementation and optimization of international purchasing in the area Fruits & Vegetables, Dairy Products, Snacking etc.
  • Participate in projects including research, preparation and follow-up of contract negotiations as well as obtaining prices and checking quotations
  • Execute the procurement research indepentently
  • Prepare and edit contracts and presentation documents
  • Cooperate with international suppliers, service providers, logistics companies and IT partners
  • Perform administrative tasks in the area of purchasing

My qualifications

  • Completed business-oriented or natural scientific studies or commercial apprenticeship
  • Professional experience in the field of purchasing or in a comparable field of activity 
  • SAP Ariba or SAP HANA knoweledge is an advantage
  • Experienced handling of the PC (especially MS-Office tools)
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Reliable, structured and independent way of working
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Analytical and solution oriented thinking 

Convincing offers

  • Diverse and responsible field of activity within a modern, international business group
  • Extensive training 
  • Use of mobile work devices and equipment for flexible working
  • Possibility to work in home office
  • Cooperation with international teams
  • Relocation support (including visa/employment permit request, home search service and relocation allowance) as per the company guidelines
  • Numerous further training opportunities to support personal and professional development
  • Option of taking sabbatical leave for several months
  • Secure and reliable employer


Attractive gross annual salary starting from € 45.990.-, willingness to overpay with appropriate qualification

Place of work

​5071 Wals, Alte Bundesstraße 10​

Start of work

​as soon as possible​

Apply online

Apply online now and attach your CV including a letter of motivation, photo and all relevant certificates.

HOFER, my employer

We are shaping the future of HOFER and ALDI SOUTH within our international holding company based in Salzburg. Together, we are coordinating the development of the business group across 4 continents and 11 countries, where we employ over 175,000 people and operate 6,700 stores. As employer, buyer, and retailer, we assume responsibility for the impacts of our business operations - for our employees, our customers, our business partners, and the environment.

Due to our global growth, we are extending our team based in Salzburg and are looking for dedicated people to help us shape our worldwide strategies and processes.

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