Senior Procurement Manger

KF Partners s. r. o.

Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 3 500 EUR/monthSalary and condition based on experience and seniority. + bonuses up to 15%

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a senior manager with experience in team management and professional experience in purchasing of indirect material.
More info:

Main responsibilities:
- Lead the team (up to 6 people) and conduct tender processes for large tenders
- Drive defined sourcing process and contribute to the implementation of category strategies
- Applies best practice methods to achieve optimal results for the company.
- Responsible for managing the tasks on a group level.

Key responsibilities:

Performance Management
- Prepare status reports regarding sourcing activities
- Ensure achievement of defined objectives and KPIs, incl. delivery of savings targets
- Proactively responding and informing superiors about possible issues, complaints, and other cases that require resolution
- Actively develops and maintains closer collaboration with other department members in/outside of Procurement based on the area of expertise
People Management
- Assist in the selection, lead, assessment, development, and promotion of employees
- Support annual procurement planning
- Provide local requirements and data for category strategy development; participate in cross-functional category working groups
- Support category managers in monitoring market developments, innovations, and technology trends
- Implement activities from category strategy
- Prepare and participate in evaluation committees
- Support contract negotiations
- Ensure contract implementation
- Support continuous improvement activities
Operational Procurement
- Ensure management of complaints and claims incl. complex liquidated damages
Supplier Relationship Management
- Ensure onboarding & pre-qualification of suppliers
- Represent escalation level for incidents
Project Procurement
- Contribute to establishment and execution of plan

Employee perks, benefits

The company has an interesting and rich package of benefits (13th salary, education, home office and a lot of others)

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Other manufacturing

We are looking for a senior manager with experience in team management and professional experience in purchasing of indirect material for corporate company.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Driving licence


Number of years of experience

Procurement (indirect material), Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Category management, Project Ma

Personality requirements and skills

Professional competencies:
- thorough, extensive market knowledge
- strong analytical and negotiation skills
- relevant legal and regulatory environment know-how
- strong influential and communication skills
- manage multiple priorities in a potentially high stress environment
- successfully manage and demonstrate strong leadership skills
- proactively engage, communicate with and influence internal (at all levels within the organization)


Brief description of the company

KF Partners s.r.o. is an executive search consulting and human resources consulting company, which focuses on senior specialist positions and positions in middle senior management.

Company address

KF Partners s. r. o.
Košická 49
821 08 Bratislava
ID: 4011651  Dátum zverejnenia: 14.12.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 3 500 EUR/month