Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


Procurement Support Specialist – Global Logistics Procurement(Job Number: 190002T7)

 Procurement Support Specialist – Global Logistics Procurement


“I want a unique opportunity to be part of a
global team where I can fulfill my potential and deliver value to the business”


Nestrade Procurement
Division, Panama

Temporary contract via
agency, 6 months

Only Panamanian nationals
and/or holders of a valid work permit will be considered.


Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Do you
want to work in an international and diverse environment?


We are looking for young and entrepreneurial talents who are
keen to learn and develop. What we offer is the opportunity to be part of our
new Global Procurement Division in one of our newly created hubs, and gain invaluable
within the world’s largest Food and Beverage Company.


You will have the
opportunity to:

- Support
strategic buyers in tactical/operational activities (contract creation,
price requests, cost model development & implementation, project
follow-up) and in Business Partnering with markets.
- Actively
participate in regional tenders in Latin America for Freight Forwarding as
well as International Road Transportation services, with exposure to the
entire RFI and RFP process.
- Support
the regional strategic buyers in organizing and defining the negotiation
strategy with global logistics suppliers.
- Develop
effective communication skills by maintaining both internal and external
stakeholders informed of the progress related to the different tenders.
- Run
optimization scenarios related with the International Road Transportation
tender in order to propose the best possible balance between financial and
service metrics for final carrier selection.
- Support
in automatizing of procurement tools in collaboration with internal and
external stakeholders.
- Ensure
compliance to Nestlé's Corporate Business Principles, policies and


are we looking for?

- University
degree in Procurement, Business Administration, Supply Chain and/or
- 1-3
years of experience in an analytical role ideally related to procurement.
- Ability
to work in an international and complex environment.
- At
ease with different IT systems (SAP Ariba, Excel, Power Point).
- Strong
hands on experience of MS Excel.
- Understand
business objectives and ensure alignment with procurement functions of
- Exposure
to Global Logistics is a strong asset.
- Strong
stakeholder management and engagement skills.
- Fluent
in English, another language will be an asset.

at Nestlé:

To ensure that Nestlé achieves its
objective of sustainable growth, a new Procurement Division was just created
with hubs in Switzerland, Panama and Malaysia. They provide a range of
services, including the management of procurement for specific raw materials,
packaging, indirect materials and other services. The hubs also support markets
with managing local spend.


are we?

The Nestlé Group is the world’s
largest food and beverage company with 89.8 billion Swiss Francs in sales in
2017. It is present in 189 countries around the world, has 413 factories and
its 323,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of
life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of
products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its
more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to
local favourites. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and
Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was
founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join
us on

We enhance lives with science-based
nutrition and health solutions for all stages of life, helping consumers care
for themselves and their families. This reflects our conviction that the people
are our most important asset. We make sure our employees feel this every day.

If you want to make a difference apply
directly in English at


Primary Location: Panama
Job: Purchasing
Organization: Nestle Caribbean Inc.
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 17, 2019, 9:28:33 AM