Location: Bages

As  a  member  of  the  GPO of a Multinational company with production plant in Bages,  you  will  be  working  in  a  team  of Global  Sourcing  Managers  and  Operational  Buyers.  You  will report  to  the  Head  of  Global  Contractors  &  Energy  and  your main goal will be to lead procurement of services contracts of the  company,  as  well  as  setting  up  and  implementing global  procurement  strategy  for  contracts  and  energy  and generate reduction in the total cost of ownership.

Tasks and responsabilities:

-  Actively  participate  in  the  strategic  sourcing  activities  with the  goal  of  achieving  cost reductions, while maintaining  or improving service quality or vendor service levels

-  Identify,  evaluate  &  select  suppliers,  negotiate  and  close framework-agreements

-  Maintain  and  develop  in-depth  knowledge  of  suppliers, markets & trends

-  Perform  best-in-class  negotiation  processes  via  analysis  of supply & demand trends

-  Establish  and  manage  local  and  regional  relationships  with suppliers

-  Monitor  performances  of  vendors  and  their  compliance with their commitments

-  Address & solve operational issues with suppliers


 Skills and experience:

-  Bachelor or Master degree in a relevant field

-  Experience in procurement 

-  Demonstrable track record of success in managing complex, cross-functional  activities and  developing/executing key procurement processes

-  Command of English is required

-  Strong negotiation, leadership and supplier relations skills;

-  Ability to work collaboratively, and in a matrix management style organization

-  Strategic thinker and pragmatic worker