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Procurement Manager in Αθήνα at clients' organisations

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

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Job Description

Our client, operating in the Financial Services Industry, seeks to recruit a Procurement Manager

Duties and responsibilities

  • Create and implement procurement strategy and procedures that are innovative, cost-effective, and incorporate the growing complexities and challenges within industry
  • Organize and prioritize the organization's purchasing activities
  • Compare proposals for price and specifications
  • Negotiate with vendors to reduce costs
  • Review contract specifications on behalf of the company
  • Communicate with vendors to ensure quantity and timing of the deliveries
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with critical suppliers
  • Lead transformational activities to build procurement organizational capabilities and improve procurement efficiency
  • Prepare daily, weekly and monthly procurement reports
  • Ensure adherence to all safety, health, and environmental rules and regulations
  • Preparation of forecasts on changes in the market or price as well as on the own demands

Job Requirements

Requirements and qualifications

  • Previous working experience as a Procurement Manager for 8-10 years
  • MA in Business Administration, Logistics, or similar relevant fields
  • Strong business-acumen
  • In-depth knowledge of contracts, invoicing, and negotiation terms
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Problem solver with a strong analytical mindset
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Negotiation aptitude


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