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German or French Speaking Portfolio Specialist

Location: Hungary - Budapest | Job-ID: 20404 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Purchasing & Supply Chain


What can we offer to you?

  • Development and career opportunity within an international team
  • Gain insight and knowledge of numerous departments through cross functional colloboration and across our Group countries
  • Soft skills training and talent programmes
  • Medicover private health package and cafeteria benefits      
  • Reward and Recognition
  • Flexible Home Office
  • Business travel required
  • Free language course
  • We are an experienced multilingual team with an international outlook, responsible for monthly maintenance of existing domestic and global catalogues.  Portfolio offer Standard, Enhanced and Premium level services which demonstrate our key deliverables.  The team provide expert knowledge and support for on boarding new customers or countries and delivering for some of Computacenter’s largest and existing customers. 

What we do: 

  • As part of this team, your main responsibility will be to manage customer catalogue pricing, product change control and provide accurate reporting. 

About the role and function:

  • Group Technology Sourcing (GTS) have created a Centre of Excellence in Budapest part of Product Information Management (PIM) within our newly formed Expert Services department. Product Information Management (PIM) is one of four key expert units which bring key business critical functions such as Portfolio Services and Material Master to drive tangible end to end benefits for our customers and first class Portfolio Management services.
  • The Portfolio Specialist role are responsible for supporting customers who require Portfolio rate card driven services which vary from Standard, Enhanced to Premium level services dependent on scale and complexity. Our core aim is to centralise the control of approved portfolio products helping our customers rationalise IT spend. Portfolio ensure they are made available to purchase within SLA and are sold at the right customer price whilst safeguarding our commercial profitability. 

Your future tasks will be...

  • Maintaining the customer catalogue pricing and communicating End of Life products or supply shortages in advance
  • Liaising with customers to add and remove products from the catalogues & quote and source new products via International IT Suppliers or Partners
  • Liaising with Partners to ensure global pricing is available and in place, escalating any issues back to key stakeholders. Working closely with internal teams in ebusiness, partner management and service design to define new catalogue content, pricing and presentation of products on a customer webshop.
  • Support the need for forecasting based on usage reports and/or information from the Account/Service teams. Issue to the customer and ensure availability of stock based on spend analysis
  • Regular contact with Partners to obtain local pricing or SKUs and local reporting to meet Customer contractual requirements, collate and distribute reports as required
  • Regular contact with assigned Account and Group Technology Operations contacts in charge of Sales Order Management.
  • Participating in new customer taken on 

You are the ideal candidate if... 

  • At least 1 year of experience in similar role
  • Proven commercial acumen and mindset
  • Sound knowledge of IT hardware products
  • Fluency in English and German or French
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills both written and verbal
  • Experience in developing strong relationships with customers, working with and influencing multi tier management
  • General knowledge of SAP
  • Strong Excel skills, MS Word and PowerPoint, Access
  • Some experience uploading different e-catalogue files 
  • Analytical, good attention to detail and customer centric
  • Team-player who is accountable and shows initiative
  • Experience of developing best practice policies and procedures for functional area



About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 15,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £4.35 billion (2018). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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