11 days ago
Pod Talent are currently working with a Global E-Commerce Organisation in Berlin, Germany on an Indirect Strategic Buyer position. With this position you will be key to a proactive management of the sourcing strategy for your commodity and its execution.
This business is a leader in the Retail E-commerce space and enjoy continued innovation in their technologies. They are pioneers in their space and offers an environment for career enrichment and empowerment.
Develop and implement category sourcing strategy and contractual framework for a cost efficient and reliable supply of the Indirect goods and services
Establish and maintain effective strategic relationships to perform supplier relationship management including conducting regular supplier evaluations, performance benchmarking and risk management
Develop, define, implement and measure cost saving activities to reach optimum purchasing conditions
Collaboration on planning, budgeting and analysis tasks
Negotiation of contracts with global and regional suppliers and support local procurement
Establish a supplier base to ensure optimal availability of materials and services
Degree level educated in relevant discipline e.g. Business, Economics, Supply Management.
Ideally 2 – 4 working years exp. in Indirect
Strong analytical skills with a deep understanding of financial analysis
Self motivated & hard worker