This is an Senior Associate position within Sourcing, Technology and Shared Services (STS2). Typical work involves contract review and negotiation. .
In this role, you will have the opportunity to actively participate in global procurement projects, making improvements, providing best in class services and directly contributing to the success of STS2 on a daily basis.
Job Objective :
Commercial and Contract Management Services
Expense Management Services
Job Requirements :
Manages contract review to enable the purchase of goods and services at the most optimal cost, risk, and delivery needed for the business to achieve its vision and strategy.
Coordinates with stakeholders to lead negotiations and achieve favourable and compliant contract terms that mitigate risk.
Vendor relationships are also leveraged to assist in achieving savings and cost efficiencies
Reviews contracts for compliance with contracting regulations.
Skill Requirements :
Ability to manage challenging stakeholders diplomatically.
Exceptional communication skills and relationship management capabilities.
Procurement and business knowledge are desired.
Understanding of the contractual aspects related with procurement engagements
Team player with the ability to build long term relationships
Strong analytical skills and customer focus
Ability to make decisions and execute with support of stakeholders
Attention to details including robust understanding of contract terns and contract execution
Qualifications / Education :
Min Bachelor’ degree in accounting, finance or a related field
3+years of experience in procurement contracting related position,
Excellent written and spoken English; knowledge of 2nd language (German, French, Italian) is an advantage