For our customer, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, we are looking for 
Country Buyer
Country Buyer is responsible for Tactical buying activities at a country level. There are responsible for
executing & implementing strategic and non-strategic sourcing projects and the management of key
Country suppliers in accordance with the Annual Category Plan and Category Strategies. They may be
involved in country/divisional/regional/ global projects, as required.

- Responsible for the country level implementation of defined Category / Divisional / Regional /
Country strategic and non-strategic projects
- Responsible for challenging and validating demand for all requirements
- Responsible for ensuring negotiated contracts are clearly communicated to the Business
stakeholders and ensuring they are consistently applied
- Responsible for ensuring implementation and compliance at a country level for catalogs from
Category/Divisional/Country projects
- Responsible for ensuring country level supplier issues are addressed and resolved on a timely
- Provides support in term of compliance performance, risk management and adherence to the
applicable Novartis Procurement policies and procedures
- Accountable for proactively escalating any known risks or issues to the Business Partner /
Global / Regional Category Team and/or local management to ensure required support for
- Responsible for the management of bank guarantees according to the guidelines
- Support NGSC in the tactical procurement processes
- Support Genpact in the transactional procurement proceesses
- Negotiate Purchase orders and secure compliance of the purchases (PO value > €100K)
- Secure substitution within the local procurement team
Education: Vocational training (HAK, Kaufmännische Ausbildung,
Fachhochschule/ Uni mit 1 bis 3 Jahre Erfahrung)
Languages: Business fluent in English and German
The gross salary depends on experience and training, but is at least EUR 2.438,75.- (full-time basis). The willingness to overpayment with appropriate qualification is given.

working hours: Monday- Friday, fulltime (38h per week)
start: as soon as possible
place of work: Kundl
Christiane Feiersinger
Kundl Sterzingerstraße 1 Innsbruck 6020 +43 (0) 5338 200 2963+43 (0) 664 815 47 32