J&J Family of Companies GS EMEA Procurement Senior Manager in Business Services in Czech Republic

Johnson & Johnson Global Services, the global shared services organization supporting the businesses of Johnson & Johnson, performs select functional work in a consistent manner across regions and sectors using simplified, standardized end-to-end processes and state-of-the-art technology. The vision of Johnson & Johnson Global Services is β€œto be trusted business partners who deliver increasing value by creating and sustaining globally standard world-class services that enable the power of Johnson & Johnson.”

There are more than 2,000 employees in Human Resources, Finance and Procurement who work for Johnson & Johnson Global Services in key service centers located in Manila, Suzhou, Prague, Bogota and Tampa, as well as in local country-based hubs.

GS EMEA Procurement Manager in Business Services

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Full time permanent contract

Role Overview

For our newly created Global Services sourcing team, we are looking for the GS EMEA Procurement Manager for Business Services, who will provide service and professional procurement support for the EMEA region. In this position the main requirements will be responsibility for regional sourcing activities in Business Services category of spend, achieving savings via driving improvements, building partnership both with stakeholders and suppliers with leading the team of buyers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage Business Services commodity as per defined categories strategy

  • Manage team of Senior Buyers responsible for dedicated categories

  • Manage sourcing activities in the EMEA region - strategy alignment with category leaders, supplier management, stakeholder engagement

  • Participate in contract management process (determine requirements for contract creation, create contract, and leverage purchase order terms)

  • Manage negotiations with suppliers regarding the pricing and terms for specific Business Services category sourcing projects

  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with the key stakeholders in the region for specific sourcing projects

  • Perform data analytics, forecast demand, and identify baselines for purchasing that meet prioritized business requirements

  • Prioritize and validate potential strategic options, determine the benefits cases for these options, and measure the performance against established KPI benchmarks

  • Assist in the development of the long term procurement vision


  • Strong expertize in Business Services (indirect procurement) activities and knowledge of the category is obligatory

  • Experience in procurement sourcing at least 5-7 years

  • Experience in leading a procurement team

  • Experience in global organization

  • Experience in change and stakeholder management

  • Ability to build strong business partnership

  • Proficient in negotiation and people management skills

  • Stress resistant personality – able to work under pressure

  • Ability to work within the team, as well as independently on assign tasks

  • Strong people management skills

We offer:

  • A challenging and interesting job in one of the biggest global healthcare companies

  • Extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development

  • Healthy and active work environment

  • Competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package:

  • 5 weeks of vacation, Home office, Flexible working hours, Sickdays, Notebook

  • Meal vouchers, Flexi Passes, Referral Award, Life and accident insurance, MultiSport Card

  • Contribution for: Prague public transportation, language study, illness leave, Pension contribution,

  • Refreshment in the workplace, Free sport activities, Corporate events

The benefits are regulated by internal policy which contains the full details regarding the entitlement and conditions for the benefits.

Primary Location

Czech Republic-Prague-


JNJ Global Business Servi (7761)

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