Senior Procurement Specialist

Job description

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We are SmartWays – we help people grow and make good career decisions. We are specialized in Procurement recruitment and encourage you to join our Procurement Talent Community!

We work with international companies across EMEA to drive their business outcomes with the best-in-class Procurement people. People who use their intelligence and passion to inspire their teammates and make an impact on our customers are highly valued by us. Please read this carefully to find out if this offer is for You.

Our partner is a Fin-Tech start-up that operates globally but R&D hub is based in Poland Silicon Valley, Cracow. Their flagship product is a platform that allows customers to make a money transfer safe and secure, even if you do not have any access to your bank account or internet connection.

You can be easily surprised by their numbers: $140 M in funding, 3 million happy customers within 145 countries, 85 000 five-star reviews.

Not convinced enough? Check the details if you are thinking of a non-corporate environment where Procurement talents can be driven by passion, independency and unbounded communication.

We welcome skilled Senior Procurement Specialists who would like to bring expertise and robust ideas to their R&D centre, where your voice matters.

Requirements

You will:

  • be responsible for strategic sourcing
  • market screening (predominantly UK, North America, Poland) for vendors/suppliers selection; 
  • negotiation of contracts
  • supplier screenings prior to signing the contract; 
  • bidding process execution - supporting the business in preparation of RFP/RFQ execution;
  • contract review, termination clauses, terms & conditions execution;
  • procurement process and policies setup and monitoring.

It would be great, but it's not crucial, to have Fintech, IT suppliers network awareness background.

Requirements:

  • experienced with at least 3 years of procurement or supplier management record, preferable in FinTech or IT field;
  • fluent in English
  • good analytical skills, problem-solving and negotiation skills;
  • focused on details; 
  • goal orientated and self-motivated. 

Once getting on board you will get:

  • private healthcare;
  • sports card;
  • social events & celebrations;
  • fresh fruits and daily breakfasts;
  • …. and absolutely no dress code.

Do not hesitate to apply if you like to do things that matter. If you do not see yourself in such a position, spread the word among other professionals who might be a fit!