Regional Strategic Buyer

Job type:
6 Months
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Project description:
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Regional Strategic Buyer with profound Supply Chain knowledge wanted for our Lausanne based client in the food industry.

Your experience/skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Management, Supply Chain or equivalent field
  • 3+ years in sourcing for the IS/IT and Telecommunication category
  • Experience in contract for managed services and cloud services as well as very good command of Microsoft Office products like Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Domain knowledge in Procurement and Supply Chain along with understanding of national and international Procurement Regulations.
  • Proven successful use of risk- and supplier relation management as well as responsible sourcing
  • Languages: fluent English both written and spoken

Your tasks:
  • Developing and implementing the category strategy, utilizing Strategic Sourcing processes, tools and policies
  • Performing supplier market-, category- and supply risk analysis and developing Total Cost Ownership models to identify improvement opportunities
  • Preparing contracts and providing the most beneficial agreements with suppliers and ensuring effective contract management follow up activities are in place
  • Managing the relationship with partners and stakeholders along with integrating category plans and outcomes in budgets and price planning
  • Handling all Supplier Relationship Management besides combining innovation, renovation and post award cost improvement elements from suppliers
  • Ensuring compliance to the company's business standards, policies and principles

Start: ASAP
Duration: 06MM+
Location: Lausanne, Switzerland
Ref.Nr.: BH12967

Does this sound like an interesting and challenging opportunity to you? Then take the next step by sending us your CV as a Word document and a contact telephone number.

Due to work permit restrictions we can unfortunately only consider applications from EU or Swiss citizens as well as current work-permit holders for Switzerland.

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