Procurement Lead for Marketing & Services

Badenoch & Clark Operations - Geneva

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Your challenges
Our client is evolving from a decentralized to a centralized driven model to become more strategic,with higher value and higher impact ROI projects. As part of this major transformation, there will be a strong focus on improving the efficiency of the procurement to pay process, leveraging the cost control capabilities via a better TCO management in the different cost categories while driving global alliances with partners and suppliers.

  • Definition of the Strategic Sourcing Guidelines and Targets by type of spend
  • Definition, Implementation and Execution of the Procurement Master Plan by category/region
  • Execution of the Annual Savings Plan
  • Acquisition of products and services, for monitoring the performance of major contracts, and the overall category cost control.
  • Ensuring compliance of the Procurement Policy within the category
  • Ensuring efficient Cost and Budget & Controls in the category (suppliers/products) with a clear goal to identify savings opportunities while leveraging scales at a group level.
  • Implementation of a Procurement to Pay (P2P) process
He/she will also be responsible to drive and conduct major RFP's for the group, including pricing and economics negotiations, definition of sourcing strategies and contract negotiations.
Implementation of negotiation processes/tender/procurement/evaluation/approval.
Monitoring and evaluation of the providers' performance periodically during the life cycle of the contract.
Briefing and negotiation of framework agreements with suppliers

He /she will also drive and lead the supplier homologation and qualification process, by implementing a Centralized process for supplier homologation as well as a procurement portal for the group.

Procurement Lead for Marketing & Services

Your skills

  • 8 years experience working in the Purchasing Department of international and fast moving indutries
  • Very strong experience and knowledge of marketing and services ERP's experience, programs and specific solutions in Purchasing
  • Very high negotiation skills
  • People management experience in complex matrix environment
  • Result-driven and customer-oriented
  • Fluency in English
Your perspectives and benefits
If you looking for interesting challenges on both professional and personal side, this company is made for you.
International, constant growth, entrepreneurial spirit

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Your contact
Romain Carrel
Consultant Procurement and Supply-Chain
Middle to Top Management recruitment
Rue du Rhône, 23 – CH 1204 Geneva