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GBS Transactional Buyer

Date:  Jul 6, 2021

Bucharest, B, RO

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


The Opportunity:

  • Handles daily interaction with Stakeholders, Buyers and Suppliers. 
  • Handles within agreed time frames purchase requisitions in scope across all procurement commodities. 
  • Escalates non compliance to Country/ Cluster Section Head. Provides extensive support and customer service to stakeholders. 
  • Runs simplified bidding process for transactional spend in line with commodity driven supplier list .
  • Analyzes requisitions, searches for potential suppliers according to commodity driven supplier list, run the simplified bidding process and select the supplier accordingly.
  • Ensures through recurrent follow up with the suppliers on time delivery for his/ her orders. 
  • Identifies low added value processes or administrative work and proposes improvement ideas.

To join our team you will need: 

  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and oral); other European languages considered a big plus.
  • Diligent, ensures deadlines are met and priorities are balanced accordingly 
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities within established time frame 
  • Demonstrated affinity with commercial issues 
  • Analytical, numerate 
  • Team player, good interpersonal skills 
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative 
  • Ability to follow procedures and sequential processes 
  • Customer achievement orientation




Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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