Procurement Manager

Employer: DB Schenker GBS Bucharest
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Manager
  • Updated at: 30.07.2021


    • Act as main point of contact for all procurement activities in the center and ensure quality sourcing;
    • Devise and use fruitful sourcing strategies;
    • Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organization partnerships;
    • Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous terms;
    • Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services;
    • Finalize purchase details of orders and deliveries;
    • Examine and test existing contracts;
    • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness;
    • Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company;
    • Work across two legal entities and ensure alignment with DB Schenker group practices;
    • Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements;
    • Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement cost.

    Your profile: 
    • Proven working experience as a Procurement Manager or Head of Procurement;
    • Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well know the local market and community;
    • Good knowledge of supplier or third-party management software;
    • Experience in collecting and analyzing data;
    • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers;
    • Talent in negotiations and networking;
    • Strong management capabilities;
    • BSc degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration;
    • Technical skills include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SAP;
    • Excellent English language skills.

    Take a look at the advantages that come together with this job:
    • Competitive salary & benefits package;
    • The possibility to work from home and choose your starting time (between 8 and 10 am), because we know that productivity times are different;
    • Food first, right? You can use your meal tickets card to a variety of food places and supermarkets;
    • Vitamins and coffee are on your diet? Fresh fruits are available twice per week, but delicious coffee and other beverages are at your disposal at any time;
    • If you’re into sports, we organize in-house sport & relax activities such as yoga. Plus, we also have a boxing room where you can get rid of stress and lose some calories;
    • For a larger portion of sport, we provide discounts to World Class and 7card;
    • We have several comfortable areas in the office where you can take a moment to rest. For the periods of exhaustion, we have the sleeping room where you can recharge your batteries and a room with massage chairs;
    • We care about how you feel, so you’ll have access to an extensive private medical insurance and a life insurance from the first day at SGBS;
    • Do you like to play? There’s an Xbox corner here. Enjoy yourself!;
    • Did someone say birthday? For your special day, you will receive a cultural voucher that offers access to a variety of cultural activities, such as: cinema, theatre, books, movie CDs etc.;
    • Trainings throughout your career evolution and a variety of projects that you can be involved in;
    • Opportunity to shift your career across different departments;
    • Activities that focus on creating a culture of comfort, happiness and health (.: movie nights, cultural days, social responsibility initiatives).