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Russian Speaking Buyer, Madrid, Spain – ASAP Filled

Industry Engineering, Logistics and Shipping, New Technology and Web Development, Sales, Marketing and PR, Technical
Location Europe
Job Type Permanent
Visa Employer may consider sponsoring work visa for suitable candidates from abroad depending on their experience
Salary €40000 — €50000 per annum
Date 9 December 2021

Our client is an enthusiastic and proactive, well-funded start-up in the field of electric motorcycle technology, partnered with the UK-based company developing next-generation electric vehicles. This is a fantastic chance to leave your mark and make the job your own, joining the high-performance electric motorcycles team at a time of rapid growth! A successful candidate will get opportunities to get involved in all areas of the business, take responsibility for several projects, have a real impact, and move fast on the career ladder. We are now looking for a Russian Speaking professional whose desire is to work as a part of a new team, as well as to grow it accordingly.


  • Day-To-Day purchasing accountability and implementation of best practices throughout the function.
  • Analyses quote and negotiates prices & delivery conditions with suppliers.
  • Establishes cost reduction plan through supplier collaboration, market intelligence and spend leverage.
  • Identifies strategic partners and delivers improved products and lower costs to the organization through supplier management, strategic sourcing, commodity management and total cost principals.
  • Evaluates markets and sources of supply across agreed products/commodities
  • Manages risk mitigation (cost, price and or supply).
  • Negotiates and agrees contacts and monitors their progress, checks the quality of service provided
  • Some overseas travel may be required as and when restrictions allow and the need arises.


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience, in either the planning or managing of a supply chain
  • Proven commercial exposure and experience of managing relationships with Suppliers
  • Ability to operate strategically and input into strategic growth plans
  • A sound commercial focus, understanding the impact your department’s actions have on the bottom line
  • Understand how to drive performance through a Continuous Improvement culture
  • Effective communicator with people at all levels of the business with the ability to develop positive relationships with senior management
  • High leadership ability, with an adaptive style and able to develop and motivate a team
  • Strong I.T Skill with an exceptional command over Microsoft Excel and/or knowledge of other purchasing systems
  • Good command of English (Russian is considered a bonus)

What is in it for me?

  • Security of the job, yet a ‘start-up’ newly enthusiastic feel of the role
  • Becoming a key player for a highly driven, diverse, ambitious, and hyper-enthusiastic team
  • Learning new things every day, getting involved, making a positive difference for the planet within the motor industry
  • Fantastic career prospects
  • Fun, creative office space with exciting people
  • Flexible working environment with the possibility of a few days working from home
  • Securing a job of the future – long-term career prospects
  • Competitive salary and package with possibilities of growth

Become a part of this unique opportunity, apply now!

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