Purchasing Specialist (Negotiator)
Nord Security is a home for advanced security solutions used by millions of customers worldwide. Our products are known for the use of cutting-edge technologies, attention to clients’ needs, and strongly held values. We aim to become one of the most trusted privacy and security service providers in the world. NordVPN is the world’s most trusted VPN service provider working on making the internet better for everyone. More than 14 million users enjoy more open, private, and secure access to all their favorite online resources.
What You Will Do
- Research the resource market and look for suppliers, service providers;
- Negotiate best deals in various fields - never the same (systems, platforms, services, items);
- Analyze company's current suppliers/costs and search for optimizations;
- Be the link between the providers like AWS, Cloudflare and the internal teams;
- Be responsible for providing optimal solutions to various projects in all expense fields within the organization.
What We Expect
- Analytical thinking and ability to adjust your negotiation tactics;
- Excellent communication skills;
- Sharp minded and a fast learner;
- Willingness to step out of a comfort zone daily, meaning to look for extraordinary ways to reach exceptional results, hustle in procurement;
- Fluency in spoken and written English, you will communicate mainly with foreign service providers like AWS, Gitlab, Linkedin;
- At least minimum experience in the IT field to have basic understanding of IT infrastructure, SaaS.
What We Offer
- Professional growth. Internal and external events, online training, conferences, books - everything you need to reach full potential;
- Health benefits. Private health insurance, online workouts, consultations, programs to improve mental health to feel and be your best;
- Team spirit. Online team buildings and parties with games, shows, tastings, food coupons, gifts, and it’s on us;
- More free time. Stay with us and additional vacation days will be added to your calendar;
- Salary. Gross salary starting from 1800 EUR/month. Keep in mind that we are open to discuss a different salary based on your skills and competencies.