Senior Sourcing/Category Manager
Salary Market Aligned
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Justin Tang
Job Ref 1852470/001
Date posted 07 November 2022kuala-lumpur procurement-supply-chain/purchasing-procurement 2022-11-07 2023-01-06 purchasing-and-procurement Kuala lumpur MY Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
An international professional service provider is recruiting for a Senior Sourcing/Category Manager job to be based in their regional hub to manage IT and non-IT sourcing deals for its Global Business Service.
About the Senior Sourcing/Category Manager Role:
In this position, you will manage the sourcing and contracting activities for the Global Business Service Centre and liaise with countries around the globe to ensure the adherence of suppliers and product licensing to the specific requirements in each individual country.
- Liaise with the business function leads to identify procurement needs aligned with their business planning
- Implement category management strategies that focus on vendor performance and cost effectiveness as well as quality of supplied products
- Identify and mitigating risks that would have an overall impact on the projects success as well as ensure the projects delivery based on urgency of time lines
- Assist in implementing and ensuring effecting governance and controls from supplier risk management across the industry to manage framework within the relevant region
- Execute vendor management/vendor performance review initiatives
To succeed in this Senior Sourcing/Category Manager role, you will need to have solid experience in sourcing, negotiating, and managing vendors and having strong familiarity of IT products and systems.
- Tertiary qualification in Business Studies, Economics or related field of study
- Over five years' working experience in sourcing IT categories
- Proven track record of sourcing strategy development and contract negotiations
- Familiarity in e-procurement and ERP systems
- Advanced commercial knowledge in Vendor Management and good working knowledge of contract and legal agreements
- Possess excellent interpersonal/communication skills and a team player
- Highly motivated and ambitious to develop value generation
- Application is open to Malaysians and/or candidates with existing right to employment in Malaysia
This multinational company is continuously expanding its global team in Malaysia.
If you are seeking to be part of a dynamic and highly skilled team of professionals, this Senior Sourcing/Category Manager role is for you.
Apply now or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org/call me at 03 2303 7067 to discuss this new opportunity.
Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
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