I am an enthusiastic procurement professional with high integrity, solid ethical and moral compass. I am an experienced purchasing manager with strong interpersonal skills having more than 10 years of experience at the negotiation table.

Experience

  • Commodity Manager

    at Wienerberger AG

    March 2018 - September 2019

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Management of Group purchasing volume of 80 EUR mn ▪ Development and implementation of commodity strategy ▪ Implementation and tracking of cost reduction initiatives in the area of Packaging ▪ Optimization of supplier portfolio ▪ Leading and participating in cross-functional teams in the development of sourcing strategies ▪ Conducting market research and forecasting prices of strategic products

  • Head of Procurement

    at Wienerberger zRt.

    July 2016 - December 2018

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Management of strategic and operative purchasing for both direct and indirect materials ▪ Harmonization of purchasing processes of Wienerberger and Tondach in Hungary ▪ Efficiency improvement of P2P process ▪ Identifying and utilizing synergies across countries and/or companies ▪ Improvement of transparency and procurement spend coverage ▪ Initiation and execution of cost reduction projects

  • Regional Category Manager - Corporate Services and Freight

    at Continental AG

    January 2013 - June 2016

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Providing regional input to Corporate Purchasing to develop supplier strategy ▪ Leading or actively participating in sourcing, tendering, negotiation and contract preparation ▪ Supporting Corporate Purchasing to meet business requirements in the region ▪ Participating in Supplier Performance Management

  • Head of Purchasing NPM

    at Continental Automotive Hungary Kft.

    June 2012 - June 2016

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Planning and optimization of resources, performing HRD process for all direct reports (group of 5 people) ▪ Development and management of purchasing strategy in accordance with business needs and plant strategy ▪ Definition and monitoring of purchasing KPIs ▪ Continuous Improvement of process efficiency and compliance ▪ Strategic sourcing, development and optimization of supplier base

  • Plant Purchaser

    at Continental Automotive Hungary Kft.

    August 2010 - May 2012

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Tracking and monitoring BoM costs, ensuring availability of all contracts ▪ Supporting SQM and logistics in supplier issues ▪ Follow up on supplier and material status ▪ Supporting Plant Purchasing HUB in annual price negotiations

  • Sales Engineer

    at STILL Kft.

    November 2005 - July 2010

    Budapest főváros

    ▪ Selling industrial trucks and services, providing technical support for customers ▪ Preparing quotations, negotiating price and contract terms, concluding contracts ▪ Maintaining and optimizing business relations with customers, acquisition of new customers

Education

  • Msc in Transportation Engineering

    at Budapest University of Technology and Economics

    1998 - 2005 (7 years) Budapest főváros

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • German Negotiation

  • Hungarian Native

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