Category Professional Supplier Consolidation IGS (m/f/d)-T-COO-DEBQa-02313826
Category Professional (Supplier Consolidation, IGS)
We are currently looking to recruit a Category Professional (Contract Manager) in our locations in Berlin/Crespin or Cluj-Napoca
Purpose of the job
You will report directly to the Head of Category Management, you will be responsible to define supplier consolidation strategies across all IGS spend categories. Spend and market validation will be fundamental understanding the current IGS spend to provide sourcing proposals to bundle spend with strategic IGS suppliers.
As a cross functional owner of the supplier consolidation strategy you will work closely with IGS Global Category Leads. Performed spend validation and related sourcing proposals will be essential for upcoming supplier selections and developments. Supplier and cost reductions will be key success factors of this role.
Your Key Accountabilities:
•Validate the companies indirect spend and supplier panel across all regions and categories.
•Prepare bundling of individual supplier spends as input for global category tenders performed in cooperation with global category leads.
•Own supplier panel process and supplier reduction initiative within IGS department.
•Regularly review supplier panel to identify supplier development proposals allowing IGS to streamline and consolidate purchasing demands.
Qualifications & Functional Knowledge
• Minimum 4 years of work experience in Procurement and strategic sourcing of which, at least 2 years in a regional multi sites-capacity.
•Familiar with the sourcing approaches, including advanced approaches, procurement levers, innovative supply solutions.
•Broad knowledge across various procurement categories Solid legal understanding of contractual structures and terms.
•University degree in Business, Finance, Engineering, or equivalent disciplines.
•Fluency in English is a must, any other language knowledge would be a plus
•Analytical skills understanding various spend categories to identify synergies.
•Solid category management expertise ideally with multi-sites exposure.
•Contribute to culturally diverse category teams in a matrix organization.
•Familiar with leading complex, cross-functional, sourcing projects.
•Experience in working in a fast moving and results-driven environment.
•Ability to communicate simply and effectively at all levels within the region.
•Good presentation skills.
•Integrity and motivation.
•Be flexible and respect deadlines.
•Computer skills required: MS Office, SAP
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Job: Procurement & Global Sourcing
Primary Location: DE-BE-Berlin
Other Locations:FR-NPC-Crespin, RO-CJ-Cluj-Napoca
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: 13.10.2020, 6:35:14 AM