Procurement Buyer Procurement , Mount Waverley WHO WE ARE We are a subsidiary of the Schwarz Group, the world's fourth largest retailer. We are a grocery chain that is committed to providing our customers with a large selection of reasonably priced products and produce including major name-brands and our own range of 'K-Classicâ€™ products. We operate more than 1,280 stores in Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, and Slovakia employing well over 150,000 employees.
COMPANY CULTURE Our culture supports people to be their authentic self. Our small local team faces a new challenge each day; no two days are the same. Be prepared to enter an environment that has a 'start-up' feeling and a team that supports each other professionally and socially.
We support our staff with transparent communication and trust. We believe that when our people grow our Company grows. ABOUT THE ROLE Due to ongoing growth and expansion we have an excellent opportunity for a Buyer to join our high performing Procurement Team.
You will p urchase goods, materials and services to ensure the Kaufland Australia's operational needs are met. WHAT YOU WILL DO Partner with external suppliers to procure business critical goods and services Prepare, review and analyse RFx documents for assigned indirect spend categories Lead the negotiation process including drafting of contracts Liaise with international stakeholders to align and plan procurement activities Create market analysis, cost-benefit analysis and calculation of profitability Develop, implement and optimise processes and standards Support management and other departments. WHAT YOU NEED Previous experience in procurement is highly regarded Strategic thinking and planning skills High level of negotiation and people skills Ability to travel domestically and internationally WHAT YOU GET A professional work environment Additional annual leave after your first year of service Opportunity for career progression as the company grows Travel opportunities Ability to shape a Global Company as we enter Australia WHAT TO DO NEXT Do you want to take the next steps and change your life? Hit APPLY to get started.