Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive – a place to develop
your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that
makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work
for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of
nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where
you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some
of the most talented people in your field. We combine 153 years of
experience with new technologies and insights to serve as a trusted
partner for food, agriculture, financial and industrial
In 2014 we established the headquarters for our European shared business services center in Bulgaria. Our center – Cargill Business Services Sofia, who is rapidly growing, won the award for Shared Service Centre of the Year for both 2017 and 2018.
The Spot Buyer, will be responsible for conducting the steps
involved in selecting suppliers that can bring value realization in
terms of delivering indirect materials and services to our internal
customers. In this role, you will operate within established
procedures to execute transactional and low rigor sourcing
activities on low value and ad hoc purchase requests for one or
more categories or locations.
*We are looking for 6 Spot Buyers with English and one of the additional languages – German, French, Dutch, Spanish, Italian or Polish.
Develop knowledge of products, customers and the industry.
Identify competitive sources of supply to cover low rigor sourcing activities aligned to the category strategy and ensure compliance with related safety requirements.
Follow established procedures and policies to select competitive source of supply for procurement of non contracted materials, goods, services and supplies.
Assist in handling issue management with contracted suppliers to ensure requirements met.
Build automation and price management on recurring spot transactions through the build of catalogs and operational contracts.
Work in autonomy to process requests for procurement of materials, goods, services and supplies.
Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
Other duties as assigned