Supply Chain & Procurement Manager


Place of work
Contract type
Start date
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
2700€ + (Based on the candidate´s experience)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Supply Chain & Procurement Manager will have the overall responsibility for all Supply Chain & strategic procurement activities in Slovakia consisting of the following Key Accountabilities:

• Responsibility for managing the Warehousing, Distribution and Returns processes for the Slovak operations including that of any local/ non-strategic repair partners.
• Responsibility for the day to day management of Slovakia’s Logistic service partners / insourced operation (including any local / non-strategic repair partners). To include; ensuring effective performance, day- to-day operational responsibility, management of evolving customer requirements.
• Responsibility for the supply chain planning team: Sales and Operation Planning process, supply planning, setup management in order to meet Key Financial metrics with optimal inventory level
• Goal to drive locally Sales & Operations Planning to an Integrated Business Planning in the coming next years.
• Act as a Supply Chain SME (Subject Matter Expert) participating and/or initiating communication between key stakeholders operationally as well as aligning and driving S&OP recommendations/decision making process
• Budget responsibility for Slovakia Logistics operations as well as CPE CAPEX
• Support the optimization and development of the operational and financial logistics services within Slovakia
• Support the Director, Logistics Operations CEE and Director, Supply Chain Planning CEE as a key driver of change within the business
• Ensure all Supply Chain KPI are met for the group (including but not limited to Inventory value, forecast accuracy Stock turn and CIP values)
• Local project participation, input and, where required, ownership
• Responsible for the leadership and development of the local Supply Chain team. Coordinate, plan and ensure the workload capacity and availability of resources within the team.
• Provide and support operational requirements for any IT system designs for supporting planning & logistics processes within Slovakia logistics operations and 3rd party LSPs.

Employee perks, benefits

• Getting experience in telecommunication company
• Flexible working hours, 5 weeks of vacation
• Significant discount of UPC services
• Metro Card, Multisport Card
• Nice and friendly team
• Possibility of home Office
• Trainings and development opportunities

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

Slovak - Proficiency (C2) and English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

• Understanding of warehousing management, transport management, risk management and sustainability (preferably technology focused)
• Experience in the management of 3PL providers and supplier relationship management
• System and data management oriented, attention to details
• Knowledge of ERP, Planning, Logistics, Purchasing systems and software solutions & enabling technology
• Excellent communication and cross functional cooperation skills, open to new ideas
• Experience in management of procurement activities in an international business environment
• Experience in employee engagement principles, managing change, budget execution, productivity and quality improvement methods at a tactical level
• Excellent problem solving, decision making, team work and collaboration capabilities with proven record of delivering in virtual and matrix environments.
• Ability to demonstrate leadership capabilities in line with company objectives and values.


Brief description of the company

UPC Broadband Slovakia is one of the leading companies in Slovakia providing TV services (digital and analog), broadcast optical internet and telephony. UPC is "triple play" provider = services of television, internet and telephony provides through one in-home wiring. UPC Broadband Slovakia is part of international company Liberty Global (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB), division UPC Broadband.
Liberty Global is the world's largest international cable company with operations in 14 countries. We connect people to the digital world and enable them to discover and experience its endless possibilities. Our market-leading services are provided through next-generation networks and innovative technology platforms that, when combined with those of Ziggo N.V., connected 27 million customers subscribing to 56 million television, broadband internet and telephony services at September 30, 2014. Liberty Global's consumer brands include Virgin Media, UPC, Ziggo, Unitymedia, Kabel BW, Telenet and VTR. Our operations also include Liberty Global Business Services, our commercial division, and Liberty Global Ventures, our investment fund.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Ševčenkova 36
851 01 Bratislava 5
ID: 3477928   Dátum zverejnenia: 19.9.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   2700€ + (Based on the candidate´s experience)