Who are we?
If you’re a smartphone user then you are part of an ever more connected and digital world. At Amdocs, we are leading the digital revolution into the future.
From virtualized telecommunications networks, Big Data and Internet of Things to mobile financial services, billing and operational support systems, we are continually evolving our business to help you become more connected.
We make sure that when you watch a video on YouTube, message friends on SnapChat or send your images on Instagram, you get a great service anytime, anywhere, and on any device.
We are at the heart of the telecommunications industry working with giants such as AT&T, Vodafone, Telstra and Telefonica, helping them create an amazing new world for you where technology is being used in amazing new ways every single day.
In one sentence
The Sourcing Manager is responsible for all business-related activities that Amdocs performs with its suppliers that are under his / her responsibility in order to optimize costs and savings.
What will your job look like?
You will perform all procurement and contracting activities including pre-qualification of suppliers, tender management, negotiation and closure of contracts to obtain optimal total cost of ownership (cost, service, quality).
You will work closely with all Amdocs units in order to fully understand their needs from Procurement.
You will develop expert knowledge in the relevant procurement category center and work to implement the global category strategy and guidelines.
You will develop and maintain expert knowledge of respective global supply markets, competitors and product innovations.
You will identify cost reduction opportunities to achieve financial goals.
You will perform due diligence at new potential suppliers and pre-qualify them before initiating a business relationship.
You will lead the supplier selection processes (CBA).
You will own and conclude the appropriate legal Procurement agreements.
You will provide periodic reporting for management on Procurement activities and savings.
You will place purchase orders with suppliers and act as the owner of the entire P2P process.
You will conduct business review meetings with key stakeholders to assess risk, review future strategies, and identify potential areas of improvement.
All you need is...
Bachelor's degree (LLB, Industrial Engineering, Economics, Technologies) - mandatory
3-8 years of procurement expertise - a leading Procurements Services Specialist.
Ability to execute and achieve the procurement strategy within the relevant location (such as the region or domain).
Experience of making technical and commercial offers for various procurements and services.
Experience in leading a small / medium contract process.
Why you will love this job :
You will be working within an extremely diverse and multi-cultural environment, and a fast growing and dynamic organization
You will be provided with a rare learning opportunity within an experienced team, working on high end technology and solutions.
You will be working on market leading software for the telecommunications industry