Sourcing Practive Development Associate (Ref. No.: 84423)

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
By agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum salary from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards or from 4 EUR gross/hour/part time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Position

Are you seeking for a challenging development opportunity in a diverse working environment? Would you like to advance your career in a newly formed Global Sourcing Strategy and Operations team?

As a Sourcing Practice Development Associate you will support development and implementation of sourcing strategies. You will be engaged with Continual Improvement initiatives, projects and tasks while delivering lean operating procedures. You will help us to build user-friendly solutions growing positive customer experience through developing appropriate franchise activities, Sourcing online presence and training concepts. You can get involved in creating the team's business network. We will support you to strive for development opportunities and drive your own career growth.

About the Team

We as Sourcing Operations team ensure the delivery of Global Sourcing goals and strategies. We act as strategists, consultants and implementers while guiding and executing on strategy as well as providing oversight to projects of high impact. We deliver effective communication and online presence to ensure awareness and delivery of customer requirements throughout the department. Through establishing, implementation and maintenance of effective procedures, we deliver lean operations. We also execute on department planning, budget management and excellence through Sourcing Governance Framework.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

About You

• You have a University degree, preferably in the area of business administration or human science
• Ideally, you have 2 years of working experience in Sourcing/Procurement and/or customer focused role
• Your English language skills are on an advanced level
• You possess well-developed interpersonal skills
• You have very good comprehension of MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Power Point)
• With your excellent organizational and time management skills, you can handle numerous priorities at a time and meet deadlines
• With your strong focus on customer, you are able to effectively work with internal & external customers as well as fulfill their needs
• You are highly engaged teammate who seeks for new ways how to make a difference

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability

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*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees bring to Swiss Re.


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
811 09 Bratislava


Contact person: Pavol Seregi

ID: 2663677   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum salary from 1000 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards or from 4 EUR gross/hour/part time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*