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BAT is evolving at pace - truly like no other organisation.

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!

BAT DBS Poland IS LOOKING FOR A Purchasing Executive.

SENIORITY LEVEL: Junior Management Level

FUNCTION: Operations

SALARY RANGE: competitive salary package + excellent benefits + market leading bonus

LOCATION: Poland, Warsaw

Duration: Permanent (mutliple vancancies)

Application Deadline: 30.08.2022


This role is part of Supply network operations structure.

The purpose of the role is executing activities to support the delivery of Cash, Cost, Service, and SNO targets with close collaboration with factory & suppliers for the assigned DRBU on a Project basis.

You will have amazing opportunity to continuously seek and explore process simplification to actively adopt and implement digital transformation initiatives (Planning Transformation, Hive, Clear Metal, PBI, and other online tools) for the factory/end market.

Reports to: Supply Planning Manager

Reporting Level: Individual Contributor

Geographic Scope: DRBU

What you will be accountable for

  • Executing the firm orders within lead-time for suppliers whilst maintaining target inventory levels and efficient supplier price
  • Monitoring, actioning and resolving suppliers’ exceptions
  • Aligning purchase orders in the firm zone
  • Collaborating with the master planner (or SNP) and suppliers on purchase orders
  • Supervising and actioning inventory at risk of obsolesce
  • Proactively collaborate with supplier to drive long term process improvement
  • Resolving any process /system issues to ensure compliance to business controls
  • Drive supplier performance in DRBU/commodity through leading engagement and deploying effective measures and controls.


  • Do you have knowledge of Supply Planning (includes Material management) and Supplier collaboration?
  • Are you familiar with E2E Synchronized Supply Chain?
  • Do you have proven experience of working as part of an above market business unit?

Essential experience, skills and knowledge

  • 2-5 years’ experience across Planning, Procurement, NPI
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good analytical and digital skills
  • Supply Chain and materials purchasing knowledge (process, metrics)
  • Knowledge in IWS, CI tools, and agile concept
  • Profound analytical and planning skills
  • Influencing and leaderships skills
  • Proficient in English


  • University degree (Supply Chain related)
  • Mastery in material knowledge & procurement area
  • Experience with ERP / Planning systems

We are bat

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

Belonging, achieving, together

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!

BAT is evolving at pace
truly like no other organisation

You’ll paint the picture of
A Better Tomorrow with us

Apply today and you can help us become carbon neutral by 2030