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Indirect Buyer

Bucuresti, Romania
Purchasing and Procurement

Romania - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 160444BR

Job Description

Responsible of Indirect IT&Purchased Services Procurement Category for Romania with personal accountability in developing the strategic procurement plans and executing productivities initiatives in line with the time, quality standards and conditions set with and by internal stakeholders.
  • Collects and evaluates procurement requests issued by internal stakeholders; obtain offers from suppliers, negotiate prices and commercial conditions, lead sourcing events, prepare contracting documentation and competitive bidding forms for Indirect purchases.
  • Identify key productivity initiatives within Indirect procurement which shows full local market analysis, consolidation exercise and benchmarking review with other countries in the region where appropriate, develop and implement comprehensive strategies and align these with senior stakeholders;
  • Ensure effective supplier relationship management: set up preferred supplier rosters, monitor and track supplier performance, and have periodic supplier review meetings
  • Develop and share best practices via effective networking with category leads in Europe and other local Buyers;
  • Build category expertise and market intelligence for categories of responsibility;
  • Ensure governance and support to stakeholders impacted by Indirects P2P processes by being single point of contact in terms of Indirects P2P policy;


University degree, PC literate, English- Advanced;

Previous Procurement experience preferably within FMCG environment (3 years+);

Results orientated – comfortable identifying, setting & delivering against stretch targets

Negotiation and influencing skills

Ability to interact with key stakeholders and build trust at all levels of the organization

Communication and interpersonal skills, planning and organizing, accuracy and attention to detail;

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular