Line of Service
Internal Firm Services
IFS - Internal Firm Services - Other
Job Description & Summary
At PwC we help our clients to make informed decisions and operate effectively within them. We serve clients and communities around the world, working to achieve our Purpose : to build trust in society and solve important problems.
We combine strategy, technology and management consulting expertise to deliver tangible, measurable, human-centered change.
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.
As part of the team, 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 .
Due to the continued growth of our practice we are now recruiting an Experienced Procurement Associate for our office in Athens.
As a part of our team you will
Draft and revise suppliers’ contracts in cooperation with Legal Department
Check compliance with the firm’s policies and procedures
Identify and manage risks in cooperation with the firm’s responsible departments
Manage and control contracts through a document management software (MFiles)
Contact the responsible procurement specialists and stakeholders regarding contracts
Perform Suppliers assessment
Identify opportunities to improve business processes
What we are looking for
Excellent academic records from a Greek or foreign university with background in Business Administration
Excellent command of spoken and written English
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products (Power Point, Word, Excel) and G-Suite Apps (Docs, Sheets, Slides)
2-3 years of work experience in contract management
Strong communication skills with ability to coordinate with various departments / clients
Attention to detail and troubleshooting skills
Strong analytical and critical thinking
Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks
A confident and positive attitude, focused on teamwork and communication
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 etc.
Who we are
PwC in Greece is the largest professional services firm in the country, with premises in Athens and Thessaloniki and approximately 1700 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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