Process implementation for procurement related to goods and services.
Manage and develop resources to deliver business partner satisfaction and achievement of overall business and financial objectives.
Negotiate favourable contractual terms and conditions for business with suppliers.
Build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, fostering collaboration and teamwork.
Deliver on cost reduction commitments through the identification, development and execution of innovative strategic sourcing initiatives.
Develop and implement efficiencies, standardized tools, practices and procedures shortening the quotation, RFP and decision making and evaluation time.
Lead development and execution of performance driven supplier management processes resulting in structured feedback.
Develop, implement and maintain category management processes and review on a regular basis to ensure relevance and conformance with best practices and ensure compliance with internal and regulatory policies.
Work cross-functionally to support KPI and savings initiatives with other departments i.e. R&D, Quality etc.
Ensures business partner satisfaction and achievement of overall business and financial objectives.
Requirements / skills:
University degree in related field (Social Sciences - Bachelor of Social Work, Business Administration, etc.).
Experience in planning, contract management/negotiations, consulting, program evaluation, financial administration and working with community based resources is preferred.
Extensive experience using Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, is required.