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BASF Operational Officer Procurement with French (m/f/d) in Berlin, Germany

Job Field : Procurement

Location : Berlin,DEU

Company : BASF Services Europe GmbH

Job ID : EN59066147ONLE1

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Ms. Gardt (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +(49) 30200559672

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BASF Services Europe GmbH can be found in the heart of Berlin and delivers a range of services for the BASF Group across Europe as a "Shared Service Center". We are an international team of 2000 employees from more than 50 nations and we bring together know-how in the areas of finance, controlling, HR, procurement, product safety and digitalization. We place an emphasis on teamwork and commitment and put diversity and inclusion into practice every day.

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The Global Procurement division is responsible for all BASF's purchasing activities worldwide. We negotiate contracts that provide BASF with tangible added value. Our focus is on the procurement of raw materials, technical goods and services as well as logistics solutions. Our comprehensive market know-how and deep understanding of value-adding chains make us a valuable partner for the operating divisions.

What you can expect

As Operational Officer, you will ensure our BASF companies in Europe are supplied with raw materials, technical goods and services.

  • You will implement and adhere to the company's procurement guidelines and you will conduct numerous Purchase-to-Pay process tasks.

  • In collaboration and consultation with our internal business partners, you will handle orders accordingly to the guidelines.

  • Assuring timely deliveries and handling non-conformities is part of your daily tasks.

  • You will enter master data of contracts into our IT systems and you will keep this data updated.

  • You are the central point of contact for operational procurement processes, you will answer questions from stakeholders (e.g. internal customers, suppliers, strategic buyers and colleagues from the finance departments) in a timely and accurate manner.

What we expect

  • Completed vocational education or bachelors degree in commerce or a similar field

  • Preferably, first work experience in procurement

  • Excellent communication skills in French and good knowledge of English or German

  • Good knowledge of IT standard applications and interests in dealing with analyses

  • Experience in working with SAP or other procurement related IT programs are a plus

  • Enjoy working in a team and customer-oriented mindset

We offer

  • Mobile working - You can work remotely from anywhere in Germany.

  • Flexible working hours, allowing a better balance between your working and private life.

  • You will benefit from an "on the job" training through our Buddy System.

  • As part of our dynamic team, you have the chance to engage and experience diversity & inclusion on a daily basis as well as contribute your ideas to the worldwide BASF network.

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