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Opportunity Details

Spot Buyer, Simples

Posted: 2019-04-25
Czech Republic, Prague
About the role:
At the heart of our dynamic global growth is a simple belief: nothing should come between incredibly talented people and an accelerated career.

That’s why we dream big. Why we look to the future, not the past. Why we value talent over title. And why we hire people that can be better than ourselves.

At AB InBev you’ll join a driven team that shares your desire to grow, your courage to challenge and commitment to act. In return, we’ll reward your achievements.

The opportunity is here. Make it yours!

Spot Buyer, Simples

As a Buyer you deliver competitive advantage and sustainable value to the business at AB InBev. In this role you will be responsible for sourcing products and services for your assigned category, working closely with your stakeholder to understand their requirement, negotiating purchases, creating and managing supplier contracts and delivering savings.

  • Assigned Category – Non-commercial Industrial. This includes different categories of services (cleaning, security, trainings, internal events, merchandising, office rent, couriers) and materials (office supplies and furniture, uniforms, personal protective equipment, cleaning materials).
  • Work closely with your internal Stakeholders to understand their requirements for products and/or services. 
  • Evaluate, analyze and assess results with the objective of creating business opportunities and savings
  • Drive responsible sourcing though contractual and financial negotiations
  • Collaborate with functional budget owners and work closely with the Category Buyers, Manager
  • Challenge existing ways of working in order to improve procurement results and efficiency, delivering procurement targets
  • Identify and support added value initiatives
  • Track procurement results of the assigned area of responsibility and translate into reporting structures
About the candidate:

  • 1-2 years’ experience in Procurement Operations / Analytics / Sourcing.
  • Fluent in English and Russian. Any other language is a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of Procurement processes, methods and techniques.
  • Time management skills and attention to detail.
  • Works well under pressure and ability to operate independently and with others
  • Commercial awareness
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills - verbal and written communication
  • Ability to influence business partners and suppliers as well as the ability to be assertive if required to ensure compliance to contracts
  • Strong numerical ability, high analytical and organizational skills
  • Team player, self-starter who likes to take the initiative
  • Office tools in particular Excel skills
  • Preferably knowledge of SAP, ERP systems