IT Security and Tech Platforms Global Procurement Category Manager

    • Luboń, Poland

Site Name: Warsaw, Poznan Grunwaldzka
Posted Date: Jun 25 2020

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure creation and execution of comprehensive global sourcing strategies for the assigned Tech spend categories.
  • Create and execute global strategies effectively and globally, in collaboration with regional Procurement teams.
  • Influence key global stakeholders and business partners to endorse sourcing strategy, support execution and agree how benefit delivery will be budgeted.
  • Strategy execution - ensure creation of comprehensive global sourcing strategy for spend categories, operating with a truly global and strategic mindset and in close collaboration with the Category Leader to ensure full alignment with global strategies.
  • Benefit delivery - deliver global benefits, quality, service, cost and innovation. Create and deliver effective global budgets (Plans of Purchase).
  • External supplier relationships - build strategic relationships with key suppliers at a senior level and lead processes to ensure value is driven.
  • Negotiate, create, execute and manage effective global contracts with suppliers (where required). Ensure regional considerations are taken into account in global supplier negotiations and contracts.

Requirements:
  • Relevant experience in Tech procurement covering Software and Professional Services, with experience of End User Technology, Information Security tools and utilities, and Application Development and Automation Platforms (inc. RPA, CHEF, VMWare) preferred.
  • Ability to develop sophisticated commercial procurement strategies that align with the business's needs. A strong understanding of business and financial analysis.
  • Proven negotiation and contract management skills.
  • Proven ability to work remotely and independently within a complex global organization
  • Advanced MS Excel and PowerPoint competence
  • Use of strategic thinking to build relationships (with stakeholders and suppliers) and create sourcing and demand plans
  • Manage workload in an efficient manner within a fast paced environment; proactively communicate with all stakeholders
  • Solve issues/ eliminate blockers, be aware of risks, build savings and spend forecasts
  • Ability to plan, strategize & lead high level negotiations for multiyear, global, technology investments
  • English proficiency (written and spoken).

We offer:
  • Stable and interesting job in one of the leading global healthcare companies.
  • Access to newest technologies and solutions.
  • Possibilities of development within the role and company's structure.
  • Great atmosphere in our teams.
  • Benefits (e.g. private medical healthcare, life insurance, sports card, pension plan, flexible working hours, home office).
  • Corporate culture based on our values: patient focus, integrity, respect and transparency.

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