Associate Analyst


Job Description

70 tactical buyers are supporting both commercial and NTO towers out of Prague NGSC, covering region Europe, Switzerland, Middle East and North Africa...

Your responsibilities include but not limited to :

• Responsible for executing defined Category / Divisional / Regional / Country strategic and non-strategic projects for a site/country.
• Responsible for challenging and validating demand for all requirements
• Responsible for ensuring negotiated contracts are reflected in transactional procurement system, i.e. SAP-MM
• Responsible for ensuring implementation of source lists / contracts as a result from Category/Divisional/Country projects and monitor correct usage
• Responsible for ensuring supplier issues getting solved related to deviations, e.g. price deviations in invoices and purchase orders
• Accountable for proactively escalating any known risks or issues to the Supply Chain Management, Procurement Business Partner / Category Teams and/or local management to ensure required support for resolution
• Deliver input for supplier evaluation / performance meetings
• Support in projects to implement procurement category plans

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree (or similar education) in fields such as business administration, finance, engineering, scientific or technical fields. CIPS or similar qualification desirable.

• Business fluent in English and German

Minimum 3-4 years in similar or equivalent positions in a global/regional environment in an equivalent position.
• Good understanding of operations and business culture of multinational company, cross cultural working, international experience is an advantage

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!
Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.

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Hyderabad, AP
Full Time
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Associate Analyst

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