Line of Service
Internal Firm Services
IFS - Internal Firm Services - Other
Job Description & Summary
Our Procurement department, within Internal Firm Services, manages the procurement of all goods and services required by PwC for operational purposes and combines project management, cost management, operational effectiveness and negotiation.
Due to the continued growth of our practice we are now recruiting an Experienced Procurement Associate for our office in Athens.
In this role, you’ll be responsible for developing our practices, processes and compliance, managing relationships for both internal clients and suppliers, to aid in the strategic selection of suppliers and optimization of the purchase cycle.
As a part of our team you will :
Set up, implement and monitor all procurement processes
Manage purchasing requests, tenders, negotiations and all relevant activities
Collaborate with key stakeholders as to ensure clarity of specifications
Evaluate and select appropriate, cost-efficient suppliers and initiate procurement partnerships
Market research of new products, services and potential suppliers to meet company's goals
What we are looking for
Excellent academic records from a Greek or foreign university with background in Business Administration
2-3 years of related work experience
Strong communication skills with ability to coordinate with various departments / clients
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products (Power Point, Word, Excel) and G-Suite Apps (Docs, Sheets, Slides)
Strong analytical and critical thinking
Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks
A confident and positive attitude, focused on teamwork and communication with colleagues and clients
Effective negotiation skills
Passionate for delivering high quality work
What’s in it for you
PwC is all about people, encouraging high performance and quality. At PwC, you will have :
Continuous training and career development opportunities whilst learning from a wide range of top professionals
The chance to handle different projects
Access to a global network of firms
Life and medical plan, rewards and recognition schemes, flexible working program, mobile phone device and laptop, bus service etc.
Who we are
PwC in Greece is the largest professional services firm in the country, with premises in Athens and Thessaloniki and approximately 1400 employees.
More than 250,000 people in 157 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice.
This enables us to provide top-quality industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to our clients.
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