BEM optimiert einkaufen Inhaber Jörg Bührmann

The perfect bundle of experience.

Over the course of my professional life, I have switched positions several times and seen the world of procurement from many different vantage points. This resulted in a rich and diverse treasure of experiences. Now I am looking to pass it on to you!

Since 2015: Owner BEM optimizes purchasing
2013-2014: Purchasing Manager (plant and mechanical engineering)
2011-2012: Commodity Manager Capex (machinery and equipment, foodstuffs)
2007-2011: Global Commodity Manager (plastics and steel, measuring instruments)
2003-2007: Local Commodity Manager (steel and non-ferrous semi-finished products, measuring instruments)
1999-2003: Commodity Manager Europe (steel, automotive)
1997-1999: Purchasing Manager (steel boiler construction)


"Anyone who stops improving has stopped being good."
(Philip Rosenthal)

Everyone is familiar with that quote; however, it took me a long time to realize:

"There is always someone who is better, the art is to find him and learn from him."