Marion Rumpl

Desk Officer
Competence Centre for Sustainable Procurement (KNB) at the Procurement Office of the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Germany 

Module 19: Sustainable Public Procurement in Practice

Special Field of Expertise

Marion Rumpl is currently working for the Competence Centre for Sustainable Procurement (KNB) at the Procurement Office of the Federal Ministry of the Interior in Germany. The Competence Centre supports German public buyers in the broad context of sustainable procurement. Marion Rumpl is providing trainings and consultancy to public procurers with a focus on environmental and social as-pects. At KNB, her main fields of activity include human rights, labels, process and documentation man-agement. She previously worked for Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) with a focus on sustainable textiles and has an academic background in environmental systems sciences and business administration.

Formal Education and Career History

  • 07/2021 – now: Desk Officer
    Competence Centre for Sustainable Procurement at the Procurement Office of the Federal Ministry of the Interior (KNB), Bonn, Germany
  • 01/2018 – 06/2021: Assistant Desk Officer
    Competence Centre for Sustainable Procurement at the Procurement Office of the Federal Ministry of the Interior (KNB), Bonn, Germany
  • 03/2017 – 09/2017: Partnership for Sustainable Textiles, External Junior Expert
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Germany
  • 06/2016 – 02/2017: Partnership for Sustainable Textiles, Internship
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) Germany
  • 10/2013 – 05/2017: MSc. Sustainability-Oriented Management
    University of Graz, Austria
  • 10/2008 – 09/2013: Environmental Systems Sciences with Business Administration
    BSc. Geography (no graduation)
    University of Graz, Austria; University of Bologna, Italy