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Senior Buying Associate

Job area: Product administration
Job type: Junior roles
Location: 1138 Budapest, Váci út 187. Optima B Irodaház
Language requirement: English + Hungarian/Slovak/Czech
Employment type: Full time
Deadline: 2020. 10. 31.

About Us:

Tesco opened its first store in Hungary in 1995. It currently serves 2,5 million customers a week in its 202 stores and is also Hungary's largest private employer. Tesco is committed to serve Hungarian customers a little better every day. The retailer works with 800 Hungarian suppliers to support their growth and exit into export markets. As a multi-disciplinary organization with a presence in Bengaluru, Central Europe and in the UK, at Tesco Business Services we serve our shoppers a little better every day across markets. Our goal is to create a sustainable competitive advantage for Tesco by standardizing processes, delivering cost savings, enabling agility and empowering our colleagues to do ever more for our customers. With cross-functional expertise, a wide network of teams and strong governance we reduce complexity thereby offering high quality services for our customers.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Understand business needs and in-depth Buy & Manage relevant processes
  • Support the Buy & Manage team to achieve high performance in line with agreed targets on daily basis by
    • Providing work allocation support through driving daily huddles
    • Prepare and maintain daily, weekly, periodic KPI reports
  • Be the first point of contact for supporting team members with process questions and issue resolution
  • Ensure QC is completed on daily basis and reported to the dashboard; errors discussed and escalated to Senior Manager
  • Work together with stakeholders to drive process improvements and engagements
  • Ensure compliance to agreed process in line with SLA and agreed way of working with stakeholders
  • Ensure process documentation and SLAs are always up to date
  • Be involved in operational projects connected to the strategy

You will be great in this role if you have:

  • University / college degree
  • Background knowledge on relevant commercial E2E processes
  • Ability to work accurately and consistently within a prescribed process framework and allow SOP
  • Intermediate level of English
  • Customer focused and Continuous Improvement mindset
  • Commercial awareness, operational experience