Junior Procurement Associate with German and English

Accenture Services, s.r.o.

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

Are you looking for a job in an international company? Do you want to use foreign languages daily? Are you fluent in German and English? Do you want to gain experience in the field of Purchasing and Procurement? If your answers are YES – then we have the perfect open position for you!
We are looking for university graduates (even without work experience) or experienced candidates, who are motivated to start their career in the Procurement area.
The Procurement Associate role is to support the Accenture client in spot buy, contracting and other help desk tasks. He or she will be the link between the client organization and the suppliers. Included in the role is clarification and definition of client requirements, formal bidding, supplier selection, contract negotiations, and supplier management. The resource in this role mitigates risk, operates in a cost effective manner, and delivers bottom-line /cost avoidance savings, while following client- and Accenture-approved processes and practices.

  • Daily communication with users and suppliers via phone and email in German
  • Create purchase orders
  • Maintaining contract database
  • Daily work with Ariba and SAP (full scale training will be provided)
  • Reporting in Microsoft Excel


Employee perks, benefits


Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

  • Fluent German – written and spoken (B2 level is expected as a minimum)
  • Fluent English language – (B2 level minimum)
  • MS Office (mainly Microsoft Excel)
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Good interpersonal skills (needs to be able to build relationships over the phone without meeting suppliers / customers on a regular basis)
  • Be able to troubleshoot and good problem solving skills
  • Previous work experience in customer service is an advantage
  • Availability to work afternoon shifts

Req. Code : 00331219
Division/Department : Accenture


Brief description of the company

Accenture’s Services workforce is a dedicated team of people who work on outsourcing engagements. These are long-term partnerships with clients for whom we manage and provide increasingly specialized business operations, such as finance and accounting, IT, applications development and maintenance, help desk services, and HR. We not only maintain key business functions for clients, we constantly seek to improve them to help our clients move ahead of the competition.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Accenture Services, s.r.o.
V Parku 12
148 00 Praha 4
ID: 2707714   Datum zveřejnění: 30.8.2016  
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