Basic information:

Company: Grafton Recruitment s.r.o.

Field: Customer Service

Job Type: Full time

Posted on: 29.05.2018


Negotiable salary



Procurement Category Expert - nepřímý nákup

Job description

Do you have minimum 3 years of purchase experience? Did you set up purchase strategies? Would you like to work for a global international fast growing company?

For our client - international pharmaceutical company we are looking for an experienced purchase candidate for a position PROCUREMENT CATEGORY EXPERT to join the NCOGS Procurement team.

Job responsibilities:

  • responsible for strategic activities related to the procurement of the assigned category (HR services, marketing services, events…)
  • works in close collaboration with other Procurement functions and key business partners and is responsible for implementing and executing contracts within the company operational scope
  • builds and executes competitive and innovative category strategies, analyzes provided proposals, assesses supplier risks and opportunities
  • manages sourcing activities – supplier selection, negotiates and conclude contracts, optimize existing agreements
  • manages spending and investments within the assigned category engaging stakeholders
  • management of business relationship with the suppliers; setting and management of routine business reviews with critical suppliers
  • communicates, aligns and collaborates with critical stakeholders to plan and to consolidate business needs
  • operates in global market

We require:

  • University Education - Master degree in Engineering or Economy
  • 3-5 years of a relevant purchase experience- experience with setting purchase strategies is a must
  • Fluent English, other languages are an advantage
  • Capability to manage business at executive level: internal stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Ability to work across all functions and geographies as well as in a culturally diverse environment
  • Business acumen and ability to build sustainable business connectivity
  • Strong internal customer & business focus, result orientation.
  • Being detail-oriented, proactive and well organized.
  • Solid listening, communication (both oral and written) and presentation skills.
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Office Suite (Excel, Power Point, Word)


  • 25 days off
  • 5 sick days
  • quarterly and yearly bonuses
  • 1x day weekly home office
  • flexible working hours (9-15)
  • cafeteria of other benefits (life, pension insurance...)
  • trainings for your development and expertise
  • subsidized meals in the company dining room

Other info:
Are you interested in this position? Please fill in the contact form or send us your CV both in English and Czech language with the ref. number in the subject of your application.

If you have had an interview in Grafton already, please contact your consultant directly via e-mail.

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