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DEKRA Arbeit Group, with its more than 120 locations throughout Europe, is one of the most successful and innovative organizations in personnel services. It is part of the DEKRA SE holding company, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and around the world is recognized as a high-quality service provider and trusted business partner. DEKRA Arbeit Bulgaria is a subsidiary of DEKRA Arbeit Group and provides professional HR services to clients and candidates on a local and international level.

For one of our trusted clients, a leader in the FMCG industry, we are looking to hire a:

Procurement Manager

• Lead and mentor a team of procurement professionals, providing guidance, coaching, and support to enhance individual and team performance.
• Set clear performance expectations, establish goals and objectives, and provide regular feedback and performance evaluations to team members.
• Develop and implement procurement strategies: Analyze procurement needs across... different departments and develop comprehensive procurement strategies aligned with organizational goals.
• Identify opportunities for cost savings, process improvements, and supplier optimization.
• Identify and evaluate potential suppliers based on quality, price, and delivery speed.
• Negotiate contracts and agreements with suppliers to secure favorable terms and conditions.
• Maintain relationships with existing suppliers and address any issues or concerns in a timely manner.
• Develop and implement inventory management strategies to optimize inventory levels while ensuring continuity of supply and minimizing carrying costs.
• Closely oversee and steer the raw and packaging materials coverage, ordering process and production planning process to ensure uninterrupted production process.
• Analyze packaging costs and identify opportunities for cost reduction through material optimization, process improvement, and volume leverage.
• Monitor spending patterns and identify areas for cost reduction and optimization.
• Streamline procurement processes to improve efficiency and reduce lead times.
• Implement best practices and standard operating procedures to ensure compliance with regulations and policies.
• Risk management: Identify potential risks in the supply chain and develop mitigation strategies to minimize disruptions.

• Bachelor's degree in business administration, supply chain management, or a related field.
• Proven experience in procurement management, with a strong track record of cost reduction and process improvement.
• Experience in managing materials and scheduling activities.
• In-depth knowledge of procurement best practices, contract negotiation, and supplier management.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make data-driven decisions.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across different departments and levels of the organization.
• Proficiency in procurement software and ERP systems (SAP), Excel
• Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please forward your CV.

Data collected will be considered in strict confidentiality and used for recruitment purposes only.

License No. 2450/08.02.2018
Sofia Bulgaria


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