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Procurement Buyer (Fluent Greek)

Budapest, Budapest 1061
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At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
General Job Purpose/ introduction:

Procurement Buyer has the responsibility for achieving best overall value for IBM (internal and external clients) when acquiring or contracting for goods, services and intellectual property assets by selecting appropriate suppliers providing optimal cost, quality and delivery. Such Procurement professional executes both the operational part of Procurement Process meeting all predefined standards for quality, following existing measures and deadlines and also performs negotiations and contracting with selected vendors, providing advice and guidance on commercial issues, as well as duly documenting all deals into the relevant tools, all in compliance with company guidelines.

Key Responsibilities:

- Ensure an effective procurement process is defined and operated/executed in compliance with company guidelines.

- Interact regularly with clients to determinate their needs and develop appropriate solutions, Support tactical and sourcing of client requirements

-Develop and maintain effective relationship with key suppliers; understand their requirements and longer-term strategies; analyze changing client/market conditions.

- Responsible for negotiating contract terms with suppliers and liaise with legal staff where appropriate, Select and evaluate suppliers and conduct a fair value determination while ensuring clients' specifications are fulfilled.

- Provide multi-category support

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Language skills:
  • Fluent Greek skills
  • Fluent English skills
Personal skills:
  • Ability to work in a team with excellent communication skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work under targets and with deadlines
  • Responsiveness & adaptability with Client focused attitude
  • Flexibility and Strong autonomy

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Previous experience in procurement is an advantage

About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBMs financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-11 Expires: 2020-01-10

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