This role will be responsible building out the framework to identify sourcing opportunities, and deliver sourcing projects consistently, managing supplier risk, optimizing internal processes and operationalizing savings.
He or she must possess a very high level of self-motivation / drive, persistency, resourcefulness and a willingness to facilitate change.
Through deep analysis actively find opportunities, develop strategy and category plans that deliver significant value, implement and drive those through, guiding and managing stakeholders along the wayIntegrate and build relationships with stakeholders.
Identify key buyers, collaborate with those to increase savings as well as the value we receive from our vendor baseBuild strong relationships with suppliers that deliver value across the whole life cycle of the procurement and supplier management processPrepare and lead several procurement projects / RFx / negotiations in parallel within the categoryMitigating vendor related risk, and contribute in managing the category vendor baseEstablish effective communication channels, performance metrics and sharing of BCG best-
practice within networkTrack and monitor spend, vendors and market developmentIncrease spend under Procurement's management within categorySupport and provide input to the Center of Excellence in the implementation of purchasing processes, structures and supporting tools, to enable capture of savings and long term development