We are Air Products, a world-leading Industrial Gases company. With approximately 16,000 employees and operations in 50 countries, we touch the lives of consumers around the globe in positive ways every day.
Are you looking for a job where you practice your language skills daily and work as part of a multicultural team?
As part of the Air Products’ European Shared Service Center located in Barcelona, you will fill the Procurement Coordinator role.
You will be responsible for turning purchase requests into formal Purchase Orders, sending these to suppliers and coordinating communication between them and the internal customers who have requested the purchase.
A typical day can vary as you manage your own time to get these tasks done, but might look as follows :
Converting Purchase requests into formal Purchase Orders (PO) using SAP and emailing them to vendors
Working through emails received, responding as necessary
Making any changes to existing POs as requested
Following up with vendors that have not confirmed our PO
Coordinating with Regional Buyers to maintain purchasing contracts
Using pre-written macros and SAP to run a variety of analytical reports ranging from detecting imbalances for what was ordered / received / invoiced to any PO follow-up needed
Managing any invoice discrepancies and finding the best solution
Coordinating with your team on any regional / country specific tasks to be done such as fleet invoice management
Taking on a specialized task within the team and become the team expert in that topic
Coordinating with other departments regarding any topic
Acting as a potential backup for other countries
Required skills :
Fluent in English, French and Spanish.
Efficient in computer skills : Excel (advanced desired), Microsoft Word, PowerPoint
Ability to work as part of a team
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Time management and task prioritization
Working under time pressure
Desired / Beneficial skills :
Formal Education in Business Administration
2-3 years of experience in an office environment, preferably in finance / supply chain.
Fluent in other European Languages
Previous experience with SAP
Air Products offers a large variety of benefits for its employees which can include :
Yearly bonus based on company’s results
Private health insurance
Free wellness (incl. sports) classes
Spanish classes for non-Spanish speakers
Assistance to enable work / home life balance