BASF Purchasing Representative with Czech and/or Slovak Language Skills (m/f) in Berlin, Germany
Purchasing Representative with Czech and/or Slovak Language Skills (m/f)
Company:BASF Services Europe GmbH
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Located in the heart of Berlin, BASF Services Europe brings together an international team of around 1,300 colleagues, with over 50 different nationalities, working in our Finance, Controlling, HR and Procurement departments. The performance and expertise of over 200 of our BASF companies in the whole of Europe are collected together in our BASF Shared Service Center.
Learn more about BASF Services Europe GmbH at http://on.basf.com/ServicesEuropeEN
What you can expect
As part of developing our Procurement Service, we are looking for candidates with Czech and/or Slovak language skills for the position of Representative. In the position of Junior Specialist in Purchasing, you will ensure that our BASF companies in Europe are supplied with technical goods and services.
You will actively participate in introducing and implementing globally defined purchasing processes and will handle all of the steps of the Purchase-to-Pay process.
Together with our internal Business Partners, you will coordinate requirements and be responsible for handling orders in accordance with stipulated guidelines.
Monitoring of deliveries and handling in the case of quality deviations will also be part of your day-to-day work.
You will maintain and update master data and contracts in our IT systems.
As the central point of contact for the operational purchasing processes, you will answer questions from various stakeholders, including requesters, suppliers, strategic buyers and colleagues from accounting, capably and promptly.
What we expect
We are looking for engaged employees who enjoy working on their own responsibility and want to help shape the future of purchasing. You are results-oriented, enjoy assuming responsibility, are impressive for your highly developed customer focus and are able to work in a dynamic environment.
We have the following minimum requirements:
Education in business and commerce, with good grades
Excellent English, Czech and/or Slovak language skills, ideally good German language skills
Initial experience in purchasing a plus
Willingness to travel for initial training and familiarization purposes
Skills in SAP or other purchasing programs a plus
Please submit a complete application package (cover letter, CV, degree/diploma and employment references), stating your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.
In our Berlin office, you will be given the opportunity to shape your own personal development, while making a profound impact on our European services.
Receiving on-the-job training through our "Buddy System", you will be able to benefit from flexible working hours.
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.
Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.