Johnson & Johnson Careers

Lead Buyer with German

Prague, Czech Republic
Procurement


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905729383W

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 Human Resources, 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.
 
Lead Buyer with German 
Location: Prague
Full-time permanent contract
We are looking for Lead Buyer with German to be responsible for sourcing of Marketing Category within EMEA (Europe-Middle East-Africa region). You will be in daily touch with external suppliers, internal employees of Johnson & Johnson who would be your clients as well as with other colleagues in the team. You would be supporting buying of marketing services primarily for German speaking countries.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Manage full communication with suppliers of Johnson & Johnson - including sourcing event invitations, issue resolution, pricing terms negotiations or contracting
  • Engage with client – internal employees of Johnson & Johnson - to understand their needs and support them in achieving their targets
  • Focus on Marketing Category
  • Manage the purchase order process, RFI and RFP process - including approving the purchase requisition, selecting suppliers and verifying budget and contractual alignment
  • Perform supplier negotiations
  • Execute sourcing events, evaluate results, communicate with suppliers on quotes, interface with contracting

Qualifications


  • Fluent English and German spoken and written
  • At least 3 years of experience from procurement sourcing or buying
  • Experience or educational background within marketing is a big plus
  • Experience with SAP or Arriba is preferred
  • Personality wise we are expecting you to be independent, responsible approach towards the job. We are looking for cooperative team member to the team with excellent communication and stakeholder management skills. Client focus is also very important for us.
We offer:
  • A challenging and interesting job in one of the biggest global healthcare companies
  • Extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Healthy and active work environment
  • Competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package:
    • 5 weeks of vacation, home office, flexible working hours, sick days
    • Meal vouchers, Cafeteria, referral award, life and accident insurance, MultiSport card
    • Contribution for: Prague public transportation, language study, illness leave, pension contribution,
    • Refreshment in the workplace, company gym, free sports activities, corporate events 

The benefits are regulated by an internal policy which contains the full details regarding the entitlement and conditions for the benefits.


Primary Location
Czech Republic-Prague-Prague-
Organization
JNJ Global Business Servi (7761)
Job Function
Procurement
Requisition ID
1905729383W