Group Category Sourcing Head
Salary From RM240,000 pa and above
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant CheeMing Lim
Job Ref 1871350/001
Date posted 22 November 2022kuala-lumpur procurement-supply-chain/purchasing-procurement 2022-11-22 2023-01-21 financial-services 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
A prominent bank is seeking a Group Category Sourcing Head to be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Reporting directly to the Group Head of Procurement, this job will be responsible for leading a team on category management and sourcing activities while providing strategic procurement spend analysis under the bank.
About the Group Category Sourcing Head Role:
As the Group Category Sourcing Head, you are responsible for providing leadership and high impact category initiative that would bring best in class procurement practices which is aligned with the bank’s strategic priorities and policy and governance.
- Drive category management, strategic sourcing, and tactical sourcing to achieve optimised procurement activity, pricing and service level to the bank
- Develop and execute procurement business plan to achieve cost saving target through various initiatives aligned overall with the bank’s performance
- Lead continuous improvement of category management and sourcing activities through top-down and peer review and market benchmarking to adopt best-in-class policies, procedures, tools, technology and practices which will bring the department to the next level in delivering best-in-class service level to stakeholders in the bank
For you to excel in this role, a background in procurement within a high-tech service environment such as financial services, telco, media, etc., along with category knowledge in IT and technology commodity management is an advantage. It is expected for the Group Category Sourcing Head to coach and build a high-performing team.
- At least a bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, mathematics, economics, finance, engineering, or a related area
- Experience: At least 10 years of work experience in leadership position covering procurement or relevant area
- Preferably specialising in financial services, telecommunications or equivalent
This prominent bank has an outreaching reputation with strong market positioning within financial services. This encourages them to further develop its people and operations to future proof its organisation to keep up with technology savvy trend of the consumer in the market.
If you are a progressive Group Category Sourcing Head with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work in this established financial service organisation that you can relate with while be in a growing organisation that desires to be even better.
If you would like to apply for this role or find out more, please contact Lim Chee Ming on +603 2303 7047 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the Job Title. Thank you
Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
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