Procurement Specialist (Asahi Brands Europe a.s;Plzeň,Praha)

Purchase

Asahi Breweries Europe Group, headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic. We run 11 breweries in 5 countries and are lucky enough to brew famous beer brands, such as Pilsner Urquell, Kozel, Lech, Tyskie, Ursus, Timisoreana, Dreher or Šariš, all in their authentic way.

Employment contract Full-time work Limited (temporary) Plzeň-Vnitřní Město, Praha-Staré Město

Asahi Breweries Europe Group, headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic. We run 11 breweries in 5 countries and are lucky enough to brew famous beer brands, such as Pilsner Urquell, Kozel, Lech, Tyskie, Ursus, Timisoreana, Dreher or Šariš, all in their authentic way.

Procurement Specialist (Asahi Brands Europe a.s;Plzeň,Praha)

Position characteristics:

Asahi Brands Europe is a member of Asahi Breweries Europe Limited (ABEL) responsible for export and distribution of key beer brands such as Plzensky Prazdroj or Velkopopovicky Kozel.

Our business represents a multi-cultural workforce comprised of international leaders and specialists in their procurement field.
The Procurement Specialist acts as a point of contact towards the internal customer for procurement related questions, manages local purchasing requests in collaboration with the sourcing and category management organization and guarantees efficient contracts implementation and acceptance on site, related to one or several sites.

Objectives (Short term and long term):

Manage local purchase requisitions according to defined strategies and frameworks (mainly for indirect categories)
Act as a point of contact for the Procurement function at a site or country
Coordinate local contract implementation tasks with Category Managers and users
Support strategic sourcing initiatives
Support initial and on-going spot buy reduction initiatives locally
Perform small volume spot buying activities when required

Key criteria:

Academic background: Intermediate school certificate. No academic degree required.
Experience: More than 2 years of Procurement practitioner experience (previous experience in a Logistics/Supply Chain environment is an advantage), broad background across different business functions
Language skills: Proficiency in English essential
Customer orientated, professional behavior
Proactive, flexibility, problem solver
Learning attitude, networking effectiveness
Independent, open to new ideas, stress resistant
Strong communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
PC knowledge: SAP, Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook

We offer:

Motivated evaluation, bonus based on company performance
Multicultural environment
Professional growth
Benefits (lunch vouchers, 5 weeks of vacation, trainings, pension insurance)

Type of employment contract:

Indefinite period

Department

Choose

Category

Management – grade 12 – 14

Asks for preselection by R&S

No

Asks for press advertisment

No

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Plzeň-Vnitřní Město, Praha-Staré Město

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Duration of employment

Limited (temporary)

Required education

Secondary education or professional training with a school-leaving exam

Required languages

English (advanced)

Posted by

Asahi Brands Europe, a.s.

Contact

Asahi Brands Europe, a.s.
Klára Koupšetová
Kopeckého Sady 8
301 00  Plzeň
ČR
Phone: 724 617 969