German speaking Junior Procurement Consultant

6 days left

Bond Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

German speaking Junior Procurement Consultant/Project Manager


£30,000-£40,000 per annum (subject to experience) + excellent benefits including car (or car allowance, phone, pension scheme, corporate discounts, vouchers, gym membership etc

Our client, an international retailer with a strong reputation in the market is looking for a German speaking Junior Procurement Consultant to join their expanding team. This is a fast paced position, which involves management of a wide range of interesting projects, therefore proven project management experience and exceptional organisational skills are a must.


  • Running, managing and overseeing projects
  • Managing costs and project budgets
  • Managing projects with different stakeholders
  • Preparing briefs and project status overviews and reporting to senior management
  • Working closely with suppliers, managing and maintaining excellent relationships with them.
  • Ad hoc project based admin tasks

Person specification

  • Fluency in English with at least intermediate German
  • A degree in a relevant field of study and industry experience is necessary (internships and work placements count too)
  • Project Management experience is necessary
  • Experience in Buying/ Procurement/ Supply chain would be ideal
  • CIPS certification is desirable but not essential
  • P2P software or supplier management software experience is desirable too but not essential
  • Excellent computer skills with strong knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and propose ideas to board level
  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to multitask and manage own workload
  • Excellent prioritisation skills, ensuring that the projects are delivered on-time, within budget and to the best standards
  • Detail orientated and able to manage conflicting deadlines
  • A full driving license is required

This is an ideal opportunity for a confident and highly organised individual who thrives for success and is looking to work in a progressive company, which rewards good performance. Ongoing training and development will be provided. The company is offering excellent opportunities for career progression.