Sourcing Analyst

  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Full-time
  • Department: Business Operations

Company Description

Have you ever worked for a company that actually wanted you to bring your whole self to work every single day?

About Tradeshift
Tradeshift is a unicorn in the fintech industry. We are disrupting a typically stagnant environment by connecting companies of all sizes and providing them with the platform and network needed to create value from old processes like procurement, invoicing, payments, and workflow. We recognize that business is both messy and social - two revelations that have driven the development of Tradeshift, a platform for all your business interactions.

Job Description

The Procurement Sourcing Analyst supports the implementation and ongoing maintenance of Tradeshift’s Procure to Pay tool set in support of our internal business operations. Additionally, with the direction of Tradeshift Procurement Management the position will provide professional procurement support including spend analytics, tactical buying support, supplier management support, and running low level sourcing events.  

What you will be doing:

  • Develop a deep understanding of Tradeshift procure to pay tools including Tradeshift’s eInvoicing, eProcurement and virtual Pcard products. Along with third party products utilized for sourcing and contract management. 

  • Play the role of system administrator supporting user and supplier onboarding, and system configuration and maintenance. 

  • Help to develop eProcurement catalog content to automate and drive transactions through preferred sources of supply. 

  • Provide buying support for off-catalog procurements, helping to assure appropriate suppliers are selected and contracted with. 

  • Perform spend and market analysis to support rational for supplier selection. 

  • Support strategic sourcing activities to increase spend under management and savings.

  • Hit goals and quarterly targets assigned by the Vice President of Network Category Management, and aligned to the overall Tradeshift strategy. 


About You

  • You have 1 - 5  years experience supporting the procurement function. 

  • You are familiar and have experience supporting the use of e-commerce tools. 

  • You are experienced in working with suppliers, and customers in the implementation of e-commerce tools, or similar business tools.  Including troubleshooting process problems and implementing needed changes.  

  • You’re an active listener and have a confident and knowledgeable communication style

  • You’re a thoughtful, methodical, and strategic thinker willing to try new methods. 

  • You are an independent, action oriented professional . 

  • You continually look for opportunities to efficiently build and evolve customer support strategies, driving meaningful business improvement.  

  • You have an understanding of spend analytics, and are comfortable performing market research and associated analytics

  • You have the ability to understand market trends.  

  • You have experience with providing Buying and Sourcing support, and you are open to learning and developing advanced procurement skills in the area of strategic sourcing and supplier management. 


Additional Information

Our Bucharest office is full of “rebels” - people who like to challenge the status quo. We’re a fun group always looking for ways to make an impact and we enjoy the freedom and autonomy we are allowed in our jobs. 

Our culture began day one when three Danes poured their all into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their work with the same amount of pride and passion. One day you might find us having a ping pong match in the middle of the work day, and then you’ll find us handing off projects to colleagues in different time zones so we can continue progress around the clock. 

TradeShifters come from various backgrounds and nations, and we all thrive off challenging the status quo. We take pride in nurturing employee happiness, encouraging personal development, and welcoming teammates from all walks of life.

Why you might like working here:

  • You love autonomy and the freedom to get your work done how you want 
  • You like sharing your opinions and feeling like they matter
  • You want to work for a company that requires you to bring your whole self to work every day: brains, heart, and guts.
  • Ambitious international startup, and agile environment in Bucharest, Romania
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Career and professional development opportunities (workshops, trainings etc.)
  • Trips to design-camps for working with and learning from professionals in other countries
  • Flexible work hours
  • Company laptop provided
  • Medical Subscription
  • Meal tickets of 15 lei value for each working day
  • Free drinks & snacks daily, fresh fruits every Monday and Wednesday
  • Safe outdoor bike parking spot
  • Access to Bookster
  • Friendly and relaxed working atmosphere
  • Relaxing spots, games - ping pong, board games
  • Fun team-bonding events such as Team Camps, Hack-a-thons, Game & Field Days,
  • Welcome Breakfast, Happy Hours, Birthdays Celebrations and more!
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