Tactical Buyer (material and services) with German and English - Prague/Ostrava

3+ months agoOstrava, Czech Republic

The Shared Service Center in Siemens is called Global Business Services(GBS) and is an internal provider of services in accounting, HR administrationand Supply Chain Management. We are looking for a candidate to join ourprocurement department in Prague or Ostrava for the position of Tactical Buyer.

Your tasks would be

  • Manage Commodities or Services and foster cross-functional alignment within area of responsibility.
  • Provide and ensure transparency on cost structures and spends in own area of responsibility.
  • Tender management and processing.
  • Negotiations with the suppliers.
  • PO processing.
  • Claimmanagement.
  • Utilization of eProcurement tools (eAuction/eBidding) to improve the procurement process and efficiency.
  • Supplier Management: supplier selection, (incl. documentation and communication of preferred suppliers), supplier evaluations and supplier qualification.
  • Collaborate with Commodity Management and support implementation of commodity strategies.


  • Procurement experience (min. 1 - 2 years).
  • Strategic thinking and analytical skills.
  • Good communication skills as will be required to work with cross functional partners, including but not limited to Operations, Logistics, Product Management & Engineering.
  • Fluent language skills in German (spoken and written) and English (basic least).
  • Knowledge of: Excel, Word, Outlook, SAP experience.

Whatis our standard?

  • 5 weeks of vacation (up to 8 extra days can be purchased from the benefits budget)
  • flexible working hours with a fixed core from 10:00-14:00
  • home office with 100 CZK net/day allowance
  • annual bonus with the possibility of transfer to cafeteria
  • e-vouchers worth 130 CZK/day
  • MultiSport card at a discounted price
  • annual cafeteria budget of at least CZK 24,000 with any use on the benefit-plus website (e.g. holidays, language course, cultural and sporting events, etc.)
  • contribution to life insurance or pension insurance paid from benefits
  • company kindergartens in Prague and Ostrava
  • the opportunity to become a Siemens shareholder and receive free shares

Organization: Global Business Services

Company: Siemens, s.r.o.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

Client-provided location(s): Ostrava, Czechia
Job ID: SIemens-233393-en-us-1

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness
    • HSA
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
  • Parental Benefits
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Work Flexibility
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation
    • Sabbatical
  • Financial and Retirement
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Performance Bonus
    • Company Equity
  • Professional Development
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Diversity and Inclusion
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program