Senior Procurement Controller-Cluj-Napoca

06 Feb 2019, Cluj-Napoca

Consultant: Georgiana Larg

Our customer is one of the world's leading solution providers for the food and beverage industry in the carton packaging and filling technology sector. We are proud of the competence and experience of our more than 5,000 employees worldwide, which enable us to respond quickly and effectively to local customer needs.


Key job responsibilities

You will be responsible for the analysis, consolidation and reporting of the monthly results on Direct and Indirect procurement categories globally and you play a key support role in Budget and forecasting activities. You will support the business and management team with analysis of data for plans and trends, as well as discrepancies and variances. This includes the following tasks:

 • Support Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting activities related to Direct procurement (A & B-Materials) & Indirect Procurement

 • Undertake variance analysis and prepare commentary for the management report

 • Design, develop and maintain forecast models and recurring and ad-hoc reports for management to make data driven decisions

 • Project Support: Manage project-based financial analysis and modeling to support spending, profitability, pricing, and other projects

 • Decision Support: Evaluating supplier’s offers, supporting supplier negotiations, providing transparency on other supply-chain costs

 • Responsible for IC allocation of costs, IC invoicing and final reconciliation

Desired skills and experience:

You gained several years’ experience in the controlling area of an international industrial group, ideally with a focus on procurement or supply chain controlling. Additionally, some or all of the following attributes apply to you:

 • Bachelor in Business Administration or equivalent, with specialization in finance and/or a further education in the area of controlling

 • Knowledge of SAP/R3 and financial reporting and planning tools (ideally IBM Cognos/TM1) as well as excellent skills in MS Office, primarily advanced Excel & PowerPoint

 • Business fluent in English