Procurement Associate (Consulting) – (101982)

We are GEP

GEP is a diverse, creative team of people passionate about procurement. We invest ourselves entirely in our client's success, creating strong collaborative relationships that deliver extraordinary value year after year. We deliver practical, effective consulting, outsourcing and technology solutions that enable procurement leaders to maximize their impact on business operations, strategy and financial performance. With offices and operations in North and South America, Europe and Asia, we have local presence on a global basis.

Job description – Associate

Basic Information:

  • Working Hours: Flexible

  • Job Location: Prague. Should be flexible to travel onsite as required. A Relocation package is provided by GEP

  • Department: Consulting

  • Position Title / Designation: Associate

  • Reporting to: Manager / Sr. Associate


Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for handling complex analyses

  • Develop sourcing strategies & processes in line with customer’s business goals & policies

  • Monitoring and analyze trends of key commodities as input to sourcing initiatives

  • Independently managing end-to-end multiple projects concurrently and delivering consistent positive results – from project identification to completion and reporting, ability to manage change

  • Establishing and providing category expertise and Market intelligence, leading efforts, checking out on GEP Intellectual Property for existing documentation, reaching out to consultants / SMEs etc.

  • Demonstrating experience in various categories. Eg. facilities, logistics, packaging.

  • Building and maintaining close relationships with multiple stakeholders. Interface with customers to understand their sourcing and procurement functions & provide these services which would help them achieve their goals of cost benefit, timeline and Quality

  •  Identifying implications of entire team’s work. Also, capable of developing sound recommendations based on own work

  • Professional behavior and high-quality, flawless delivery of savings targets, ensuring client satisfaction
  • Proficiency in communication and presentation skills

  • Excellent Analytical abilities and business acumen

  • Should be a self-starter, self-motivated who can work effectively under minimal supervision

  • Excellent time management and prioritization abilities

  • Very good hands-on skills in sourcing and category expertise in direct and indirect categories across multiple industries

  • Should be capable of structuring logical documents. Authoring client ready documents

  • Should be self-motivated and able to show measurable results on a continuous basis

  • Flexibility to travel, especially initially to create the necessary trust and relationships

  • Working with senior management to develop selling tools for key clients

  • Delivering presentations confidently, discusses basic issues well with the clients

  • A valid work permit for EU is required

Growth Opportunity:

Candidates will have opportunities to further develop their skills as part of their continuous professional development through various training and development techniques offered within GEP.

  • On-going training to enhance client relationship management skills

  • Grow category knowledge to expert levels

  • Diverse exposure to GEP’s clients in several Industry verticals – Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Automobile, CPG etc.

  • Lateral career progression (upon proven capabilities) to GEP’s service roles – Supply Chain, Technology and other Consulting area

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:11:40 +0100

Czech Republic Prague

GEP Czech Republic, s.r.o.
24.000 € – 30.000 € gross / year
Language/ English, German

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