Procurement

Procurement at K+S supports all K+S Business Units as strategic partner in the achievement of their strategic goals. Procurement Units on three continents work jointly with Business Units, Experts on corporate level and suppliers to achieve these goals as good as possible.

Apart from strategic, tactical and operational purchasing, Procurement at K+S also works on topics in Materials Management, especially in Master Data Administration. Finally Procurement at K+S is in charge of procurement reporting as well as the functional development and support of procurement systems and tools.

Guidelines for all these activites as well as standard processes and systems are defined globally by Corporate Procurement. This unit is also responsible for Category Management activities on global level.