Arabic Speaker Regional Sourcing Lead

Hirdetés feladója: Career Oppurtinities
Munkavégzés helye: Budapest XIII. kerület (Pest megye)
Jelentkezési határidő: 2021. szeptember 16.
Várható kezdés: 2021. szeptember 17.

Global Business Services (GBS) is BP’s shared services organisation. GBS add value by standardising and modernising business activities, maintaining a robust control environment and driving operational excellence, while also providing business solutions by working as an integrated part of BP. GBS has operated in Budapest, Hungary since 2009, and in 2017 we expanded to offer more opportunities to join our team in Szeged, as well.

Elvárások a jelölttel szemben

  • advanced English and Arabic languages skills
  • 5+ years of relevant sourcing experience gained preferably in a multinational environment
  • 3+ year’s category-specific experience, preferably in Corporate services or IT categories
  • Proven experience in dealing with external partners, especially with suppliers
  • Experience with contract creation, negotiation, and maintenance
  • Experience in category management and/or category strategy development is an advantage


  • Procurement related professional certification like CIPS, MCIPS or CPSM, etc is an advantage
  • Understanding of the end-to-end procurement process
  • Strong knowledge of navigating the supply market and supplier selection
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Excellent stakeholder relationship management skills 
  • Excellent time-management and task prioritization skills
  • Strong motivation to further develop sourcing & category knowledge
  • Ability to provide professional leadership, coordinate and mentor junior team members
  • Proficient desktop computing experience
  • A strong proactive and innovative approach

Szükséges nyelvismeretek

  • Angol - Felsőfok, szóban és írásban
  • Egyéb - Felsőfok, szóban és írásban


  • Act as the GBS Category expert / focal point in the given category towards GBS Procurement, PSCM, and Business stakeholders
  • Take the lead in ensuring effective information flow regarding the category strategy/guidance between GBS Procurement and PSCM
  • Contribute to the development of the respective category strategies from a GBS Procurement side
  • Provide category-specific guidance and mentoring to the relevant GBS Procurement Team(s)
  • Drive and manage various sourcing and contracting projects of high complexity
  • Ensure that the business requirements are well-understood and properly covered in the category level discussions and sourcing process
  • Identify value levers and opportunities to maximize value for BP in the marketplace
  • Develop Sourcing strategy by the respective Category strategy/guidance
  • Define approach to market and develop source selection criteria based on the business priorities and requirement
  • Manage and coordinate the supplier selection process to ensure the most ideal option is chosen
  • Manage key stakeholder & supplier relationships in the given category and all relevant stakeholder and supplier interactions throughout the sourcing projects looked after
  • Negotiate and agree on relevant contract terms with suppliers
  • Develop and modify contract content based on templates and manage the approval process. Also, propose potential modifications/updates to the relevant contract templates based on category-specific requirements
  • Generate reports (status, summary, etc.) and analyze data depending on the project requirements
  • Mentor and support team members, and actively contribute to the development of GBS capability & knowledge in the given categories
  • Take an innovative approach and support/lead continuous process improvement initiatives
  • Comply with BP’s Code of Conduct, taking a professional and disciplined approach to work with suppliers, to ensure transparency, consistency, and fairness. Our procurement and supply chain management principles are always applied within that framework and in the context of relevant laws and regulations
  • Comply with all BP’s Health, Safety, Security, and Environment (HSSE) policies and procedures

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