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Procurement Controller

Procurement Controller

Position Snapshot

 

•    Location:             Panama City, Panama
•    Company:           Nestrade S.A. (Procurement Division)
•    Act.Rate:            100%
•    Type of contract: Permanent contract
•    Genuine opportunities for career development, training and personal development. 
•    Attractive and dynamic international working environment.
•    Modern “smart office” locations providing agile & collaborative workspace

Position Summary

 

We are currently looking for a highly competent Procurement Controller to be based in our hub in Panama. Reporting to the Hub Co-Pilot, you will form an integral part of the controlling function at Nestrade.

 

Procurement at Nestlé

 

As strategic partner of the business, we help the company achieving sustainable growth and we ensure responsibly sourced supply and value creation. Located in hubs in Switzerland, Panama and Malaysia, our division provides a range of services, including the management of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirect materials and other services. We also support markets with managing local spend. For you, this will be the opportunity to become a real strategic partner – delivering sustainable value and working with the business, for the business.
 

A day in the life of a Procurement Controller

 

•    Measuring, calculating & benchmarking price performance via internal and external focused analyses across the spend categories and markets for Zone Americas.
•    Identifying price trends and ensuring consistency across the markets and categories via the use of analytical tools and dashboards for this purpose. 
•    Coordinating and leading the planning process; including organizing discussions with the markets for price forecasting, savings projects, and P&L & Balance sheet impact.
•    Contributing to the provision of accurate and relevant reporting and analysis to support the Nestrade Management Committee in tracking and managing operational performance and facilitating the execution of the strategy of their units.
•    Developing and maintaining relationships with Procurement Category Controllers, Market Procurement Controllers, the Hub Copilot, and directly with the Procurement team.

What will make you successful

 

•    University/Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting
•    At least 3 years of experience in Finance & Control 
•    Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry experience.
•    Extensive knowledge of MS Office applications - in particular Power BI, advanced Excel & PowerPoint, data bases management
•    Fluency in the English language is essential (other languages are a plus)
•    Knowledge of SAP (in particular the FI and CO modules)

 

If your profile matches our needs we look forward to receiving your application in English. 

 

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Position Snapshot

 

•    Location:             Panama City, Panama
•    Company:           Nestrade S.A. (Procurement Division)
•    Act.Rate:            100%
•    Type of contract: Permanent contract
•    Genuine opportunities for career development, training and personal development. 
•    Attractive and dynamic international working environment.
•    Modern “smart office” locations providing agile & collaborative workspace

Position Summary

 

We are currently looking for a highly competent Procurement Controller to be based in our hub in Panama. Reporting to the Hub Co-Pilot, you will form an integral part of the controlling function at Nestrade.

 

Procurement at Nestlé

 

As strategic partner of the business, we help the company achieving sustainable growth and we ensure responsibly sourced supply and value creation. Located in hubs in Switzerland, Panama and Malaysia, our division provides a range of services, including the management of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirect materials and other services. We also support markets with managing local spend. For you, this will be the opportunity to become a real strategic partner – delivering sustainable value and working with the business, for the business.
 

A day in the life of a Procurement Controller

 

•    Measuring, calculating & benchmarking price performance via internal and external focused analyses across the spend categories and markets for Zone Americas.
•    Identifying price trends and ensuring consistency across the markets and categories via the use of analytical tools and dashboards for this purpose. 
•    Coordinating and leading the planning process; including organizing discussions with the markets for price forecasting, savings projects, and P&L & Balance sheet impact.
•    Contributing to the provision of accurate and relevant reporting and analysis to support the Nestrade Management Committee in tracking and managing operational performance and facilitating the execution of the strategy of their units.
•    Developing and maintaining relationships with Procurement Category Controllers, Market Procurement Controllers, the Hub Copilot, and directly with the Procurement team.

What will make you successful

 

•    University/Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting
•    At least 3 years of experience in Finance & Control 
•    Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry experience.
•    Extensive knowledge of MS Office applications - in particular Power BI, advanced Excel & PowerPoint, data bases management
•    Fluency in the English language is essential (other languages are a plus)
•    Knowledge of SAP (in particular the FI and CO modules)

 

If your profile matches our needs we look forward to receiving your application in English. 

 

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Panama, PA

Panama, PA

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