Area Procurement Specialist

Area Procurement Specialist

Area Procurement Specialist

Elsbethen, Österreich

Are you ready to give wings to our global procurement team?

As Area Procurement Specialist you'll enhance and continuously develop Red Bull's global procurement processes and systems landscape by managing and supporting procurement internal as well as cross-functional initiatives. This includes close collaboration with procurement colleagues and stakeholders from subsidiaries, as well as other departments, to optimize and ensure best integration of procurement processes, IT systems, standards and tools.


Areas that play to your strengths

All the responsibilities we'll trust you with:


You'll support in a broad variety of procurement projects that aim at developing the procurement organization & structures. I'll be part of your job, to co-develop the procurement roadmap with the subsidiary’s organization in alignment with Headquarters strategies. You'll identify and manage knowledge gaps and establish training documents. As part of the team of Area Procurement, you'll be responsible to guide the countries procurement function in structural requests such as policy feedback, roadmap development, organizational set up and many more.


Part of your responsibility will also be to improve, develop, and implement standard procurement processes including tools for key procurement activities to facilitate the way of working. You'll develop and implement a global procurement process model blueprint together with the team. By doing that you'll develop and offer best practice tools and templates for procurement activities. In this role you'll update and enhance our procurement process landscape.


In this position you'll use your procurement expertise to identify, initiate, manage and contribute to Procurement internal, cross-functional and IT projects. You'll use and share project management methodology and act as project lead or coach. Also, you'll ensure proper documentation of projects, project results and workflows. I'll be a main part, to manage Red Bull’s internal stakeholders on the headquarter and subsidiary level to closely liaise the different expectations and requirements.


Your areas of knowledge and expertise

that matter most for this role:

  • University degree in business administration, IT/technology or a related field
  • 2-5 years of experience in managing process improvements and IT System related projects (incl. very good knowledge of project and process management methods and tools)
  • General understanding of procurement processes and tools (SAP ERP and Ariba), ideally in the FMCG industry. Advanced level of MS Excel skills.
  • Passion for procurement and a high level of personal energy and drive. Effective problem-solving skills.
  • Team player with entrepreneurial and networked thinking who likes presenting and moderating. Passionate about working with a variety of stakeholders in an international environment.
  • Fluent English skills, another additional language is beneficial

Travel 0-10%


Got what it takes?

In your application we want to see your personal style - what makes you tick and why you think your next opportunity is here with us.

Aus gesetzlichen Gründen sind wir verpflichtet darauf hinzuweisen, dass das kollektivvertragliche Mindestgehalt für diese Position bei monatlich € 2.181,00 brutto liegt. Unsere attraktiven Gehaltspakete orientieren sich jedoch an aktuellen Marktgehältern und liegen daher deutlich über dem angegebenen Mindestgehalt. As an employer, we value diversity and support people in developing their potential and strengths, realizing their ideas and seizing opportunities. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, skin colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation or origin.
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