Junior Sourcing Manager


Job’s Purpose

As a Junior Sourcing manager, you will be a member of the Sourcing team, who will be actively involved in all aspects of sourcing for both national and own-brands portfolio as well as numerous other projects to ensure department’s growth in profitability as well as internal and external customer satisfaction.

We are looking for an extroverted, talented person who wants to get involved in an exciting and industrious team at the buying department, to get hands on everyday back-office work and basic negotiation aspects, to collaborate with associates within the same department but also other departments across the company. A passionate professional who is results oriented, has excellent numerical skills and is willing to grow in a continuously changing and challenging environment.

What you will focus on

• Look for new suppliers, via different channels, network research, trade directories, participation in exhibitions, site visits, always aiming at the optimal category performance.
• Negotiate with suppliers regarding products that belong to the category of your responsibility, for the whole stores network, and ensure buying high quality products (national and own brands) under the best possible terms.
• Negotiate promotional activities so that you ensure maximum product category effectiveness.
• Secure privileged agreements with different suppliers when it comes to associated costs by focusing mainly on saving resources while at the same time maintaining high quality and timely delivery.
• Resolve any arising matter in the context of the agreement implementation.

Who we are looking for

• BSc in Business Administration, Marketing, Economics, Finance, or any relevant field. MSc would be considered an asset.
• Working experience 2 to 4 years, in a relevant position at the FMCG sector
or product management.
• Fluency in English language, both written and spoken.
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office.
• Sufficient knowledge of SAP would be considered an asset.

Your Value

• Customer oriented - Results driven.
• Togetherness – value team’s ideas, each member’s uniqueness and safeguard belonging.
• Entrepreneurial Perception – solid understanding of the food market.
• Structured Thinking - follow procedures accordingly.
• Authentic Communication – deliver messages in a clear, compelling and concise manner.
• Analytical Thinking – numerical proficiency.

Start your retail journey and live our values of care, teamwork, humor, integrity and courage
Apply online at www.abcareers.gr quoting reference: (ref: JSM_23)


We care for you

• Room to grow and develop via numerous opportunities for learning, professional development, and career advancement.
• A safe and healthy workplace and a friendly environment which respects each employee’s individuality and personality.

A place where everyone belongs

We strive to be a better place to work where our people reflect the markets we serve, where their voices are heard and valued, they find purpose in their work, and can grow and contribute to their fullest. We are an equal opportunity employer, and all applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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