Company: BP
Skills: Purchasing, Supply Chain Management
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Budapest, Hungary


From 1 September, Hungary has closed its border to most foreign nationals due to the corona virus pandemic and foreign nationals may be allowed entry only in very limited circumstances.
Please note this job requires onsite presence and we will consider your applications based on the applicable travel rules to Hungary. Please still complete your application, we want to make sure we have your details for when we are through this period.
Would you like to discover how our diverse, hardworking people are leading the way in making energy cleaner and better - and how you can play your part in our world-class team?

Register your interest to join our Procurement function and advance your career as a

Senior Sourcing Specialist (English + German/Polish/Turkish/Spanish/Dutch)

GBS Procurement is integral to building bp's distinctive capabilities and enhancing the procurement processes. In order to achieve this, they are collaborating with segment category teams to effectively build, segment and manage the third party supply chains. They are building the next generation of category management; sourcing and digital capability in line with bp's defined functional vision and location strategy.

In this role You will:
  • Driving and leading various sourcing and contracting projects of medium or high complexity and ensuring that the business requirements are well-understood and accurately covered in the sourcing process
  • Developing Sourcing strategy in accordance with the respective Category strategy / guidance and also identifying value levers and opportunities to maximise value for bp in the marketplace
  • Defining approach to market and develop source selection criteria based on the business priorities and requirement and handling and coordinating the supplier selection process to ensure the most ideal option is chosen
  • Managing the all relevant partner and supplier interactions and relationship throughout the sourcing project
  • Negotiating and agree on relevant contract terms with suppliers and also developing and modifying contract content based on templates and run the approval process
  • Generating reports (status, summary etc.) and analyse data depending on the project requirements

We have the following requirements:
  • 3-5 years of relevant sourcing experience, gained preferably in a multinational environment
  • Fluent in English AND German/Polish/Turkish/Spanish/Dutch
  • 1-2 years category specific experience is crucial, track record in commodities such as IT, HR, property management, business consulting is an advantage
  • Procurement related professional certification is an advantage
  • Proven experience in dealing with external partners, especially with suppliers and solid understanding of navigating the supply market and supplier selection
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills including experience with contract creation, negotiation and maintenance
  • Strong partner relationship management skills
  • Excellent time-management and task prioritization skills
  • Strong proactive and innovative approach, ability to coordinate and mentor junior team members
  • Proficient desktop computing experience and strong motivation to further develop sourcing & category knowledge

At bp, we provide the following environment & benefits to you:
  • A company culture where we respect our diverse and unified teams, where we are proud of our achievements and where fun and the attitude of giving back to our environment are highly valued
  • Possibility to join our social communities and networks
  • Chill-out and collaboration spaces in a stylish office environment
  • Learning opportunities, other development opportunities to craft your career path
  • Wide range of cafeteria elements
  • Life & health insurance, medical care package
  • Company laptop
  • Phone for private usage
  • Opportunity to work from home: up to 2 days / week based on team agreement