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Sourcing Specialist German

Location: BUDAPEST Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 year ago Reference: 3043025
Sourcing Specialist German

On behalf of our Partner, who is an American multinational financial services corporation, providing broad range of financial products and services to its customers globally – we are recruiting for the following position:

Why it is a good opportunity for you:
• Opportunity to develop strategic sourcing and project management skills
• Opportunity to work on various procurement projects across a variety of categories
• Opportunity to develop procurement and negotiation skills
• Possibility to work in a diverse and multinational environment
• Working with the business and people across the region
• Competitive salary and benefit package

What you will be doing:
• Conduct stakeholder meetings to understand project requirements and identify cost reduction opportunities.
• Participate in the development of accurate and timely country and category strategies to deliver supplier cost reduction and avoidance opportunities that align with stakeholder needs, maintaining strong supplier and internal client relationships.
• Liaise with the Global and Regional Sourcing teams to create Sourcing strategies for sourcing projects that leverage the company’s global scale but meets with country requirements.
• Collaborate positively across the ESC and with internal clients to develop and implement sourcing programmes, and build ESC influence across categories in the cluster.
• Apply appropriate sourcing levers to programmes, such as benchmarking, tendering, process improvement, volume leverage, supplier consolidation and product substitution/ elimination to reduce cost and provide service improvements in the timely fulfilment of business needs.
• Advise and guide the Business through the company’s Third Party Management process. Liaise with the Business on associated supplier due diligence checks that are required as part of sourcing projects and contract renewals.
• Run and facilitate eAuctions and e-RFx.
• Manage suppliers and business clients during the tender process
• Analyze and summarize tender responses and results and prepare recommendations for Senior Management
• Conduct supplier commercial and contract negotiations.
• Deliver and report savings against set targets.
• Prepare & facilitate project and contract approvals, renewals and extensions.
• Liaise with suppliers, commodity managers and internal customers.
• Provide support and advise to end user and suppliers on products, purchase orders and invoices.
• Operate electronic Procurement tools (E-Sourcing, P2P).

Requirements that make you the best candidate:
• BA/BS University / College required
• At least 3 years of experience in the field of sourcing
• Contract management experience preferred
• Experience in running and evaluating tender/RFPs and eAuctions preferred
• Ability to support, lead and conduct negotiations successfully on non-business critical projects or against pre-agreed objectives
• Strong organizational and planning skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and German
• Able to remain calm and focused in hectic and challenging environments

Apply directly to Kinga Csabai, Research Consultant for a short, pressure free and confidential discussion on this role and other opportunities.
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