Amazon India is seeking a Category Sourcing Manager (CSM) for the Corporate Procurement team. The role will be based out of Hyderabad.
This key procurement role is responsible for sourcing and controllership of indirect capex and opex spend including facilities, professional services, IT, marketing services etc.
Key leadership traits required include the ability to form strong partnerships with business leaders and their teams to define requirements, identify the best suppliers, and negotiate advantageous pricing, terms and performance for Amazon.
This must be accomplished in accordance with Amazon s Corporate Procurement, and Spending & Transaction Policy. This is an individual contributor role that must also coordinate with Corporate Procurement CSMs in other regions across Amazon to create and leverage sourcing strategies, savings and contract consistency, globally.
Bachelor s degree (BE / BS / BA) required
10+ years of relevant sourcing / procurement experience at a multinational corporation
Fluency in English In-depth understanding of best-in-class procurement processes (sourcing, contracting, negotiation etc.)
Knowledge of contract terms and conditions and in country laws and regulations
Customer focused and takes the time to understand the needs of the business
Partnering, influencing and negotiation skills
Verbal and written communication skills
Ability to interpret financial data and apply to decision making
Attention to detail and ability to prioritize in a complex, fast-paced environment
Ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects requiring frequent communication, organization, time management, and problem solving skills
Highest degree of ethics