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Senior Category Manager Offshore Foundations (KR) (JP) (TW) RWE Renewables Offshore


Taipei, TPE, TW, 11065 Tokyo, Tokyo, JP, 100-0005 Seoul, Seoul Capital, KR, G344+JW

RWE Renewables GmbH, Taipei, Seoul, Tokyo

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Procurement 


Your role


As Senior Category Manager Offshore Foundations (d/f/m) in the Offshore Specific Category Procurement Team, you will support several of our offshore projects during the development phase.  The primary focus will be the pre-FID tendering and negotiations of offshore foundation supply packages which may also be on an EPCI basis. 


Your future plans


  • Support our global offshore projects with the drafting of project procurement strategies from a foundations perspective;
  • Responsible for the interfacing of supporting functions and projects to compile and draft all RFI/RFQ documentation for issuance to the market for EPCI or supply only requirements.
  • Ability to evaluate RFQ responses on a Total Cost of Ownership basis to ensure selection of the most appropriate suppliers.
  • Leading commercial and legal negotiations with support from the inhouse legal team.
  • To own the Offshore Foundations Procurement Strategy - Continuing to keep up to speed with market changes and challenges and interfacing with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure that RWE is able to lever position in the market.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key supplier interfaces.
  • Support junior members of the Team to ensure inhouse growth of knowledge


Your profile


  • Successfully completed studies in engineering or economics, additional legal qualification advantageous
  • At least 7 years of relevant experience combined with very good knowledge & overview of the industry-related markets
  • Experienced in Offshore Renewables Foundations contracting from either a developer or foundations supply chain with knowledge of supply and/or EPCI contracting forms such as FIDIC and LOGIC for the purpose of offshore construction.;
  • Proven ability to effectively understand commercial risks to minimise impacts to the project;
  • Experienced in negotiating high cost / high risk contracts.
  • Experienced in building and rolling out strategic growth plans
  • Very good communication skills in English, both orally and written
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as required to support delivery of your package of works;

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Any questions? Contact Christopher Kretschmann (Christopher.Kretschmann.extern)

We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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