Johnson & Johnson Careers

Buyer

Prague, Czech Republic
Procurement


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805647275W

Founded in 1886, the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies operates in three business areas:

Consumer Health Care, Medical Devices and Pharmaceuticals.

Johnson & Johnson Global Services, the global shared services organization supporting the businesses of Johnson & Johnson, performs select functional work in a consistent manner across regions and sectors using simplified, standardized end-to-end processes and state-of-the-art technology. The vision of Johnson & Johnson Global Services is “to be trusted business partners who deliver increasing value by creating and sustaining globally standard world-class services that enable the power of Johnson & Johnson.” There are more than 2,000 employees in HR, Finance and Procurement who work for Johnson & Johnson Global Services in key service centers located in Manila, Suzhou, Prague, Bogota and Tampa, as well as in local country-based hubs.


 BUYER

Location: Prague

Full time permanent contract


You will have the following areas of responsibility:

  • Manage supplier communications, including sourcing event invitations, issue resolution, pricing terms negotiations, and contracting
  • Engage with stakeholders to understand their needs and support them in achieving their targets through sourcing activities.
  • Manage the purchase order process, including creating and approving the purchase requisition, selecting suppliers, verifying budget alignment
  • Perform supplier negotiations
  • Execute sourcing events, evaluate results, communicate with suppliers on quotes, interface with contracting, and enable updates in ERP systems
  • Receive, analyze, and resolve supplier inquiries, disputes, and payment discrepancies
  • Perform data analytics, forecast demand, and identify baselines for purchasing that meet prioritized business requirements
  • Ensure compliance with relevant policies (competitive bid policy, etc)


Qualifications

Qualifications and experience of the successful candidate: 

  • A Bachelor degree is required, with a preferred concentration in Business, Finance, Accounting, Logistics, Engineering or related field
  • A minimum of 1 year of procurement experience is required
  • Experience working in a shared service center is preferred
  • Previous buying experience (high frequency tactical buying) preferred
  • Knowledge of Procurement processes is required
  • Working knowledge of Procurement systems (ERP, SAP, Ariba, etc.)
  • Demonstrated effectively working remotely with business partners
  • Fluent in English and other EU language preferable Italian or French

In return, we offer:

  • Most of all we offer an exciting and challenging job position where you can excel and work environment which you will enjoy. By joining us you will:
  • Be part of an international team of experts to inspire and support you.
  • Benefit from extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Be involved in healthy and active work environment.
  • Help community members stay active and connected.
  • And of course, receive competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package.



Primary Location
Czech Republic-Prague-Prague
Organization
JNJ Global Business Servi (7761)
Job Function
Procurement
Requisition ID
1805647275W