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Senior Strategic Buyer - telecom preferred

Brussels
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Keywords

Recruitment Telecommunications English Negotiation Procurement Management Stakeholder Management Presentations Investments Computer Networks Contract Management Finance Project Management Persuasive Purchasing Process Wireless Networks Budgeting Logistics Operations

Description

Senior Strategic Buyer.

Telecoms preferred Senior strategic buyer to manage the sourcing process for new strategic needs of the companies (Operators) - eg sourcing of products and services for defined strategic projects/strategic vendors, in alignment with the interest of Operators, to obtain a competitive advantage considering the global business case and the total lifetime value, working under defined policies and procedures.

Must have good presentation Skills in English as delaing with International suppl;iers

Role description:

Responsible to lead a sourcing process for high value-high complexity, multi years, multi commodity projects, requiring Stakeholders alignment and validation at the highest level and partnering with Strategic vendors for core areas of our business: network - mobile network elements (equipment and services), IT investments (network tools and IT enterprise).
- Develops a strategic approach for complex and international procurement
initiatives/supplier business: organisation of the process, define an appropriate specific sourcing techniques, business case definition, stakeholders alignment, negotiation
- Scans the market to keep abreast of technological and market changes, which can also result in opportunities to reduce TCO and implements best practice
- Controls the claim management (escalation instance) in case of quality, logistic and quantity problems

Degree & Specific expertise:
- University Degree and minimum 5-8 years relevant procurement experience
- Sourcing techniques
- Negotiation techniques and skills
- Project Management awareness
- Knowledge of Finance (Business case, reporting, budgeting)
- Knowledge of legal and contractual aspects
- Presentation skills (orally demonstrating and convincing investment objectives)
- Strategic Purchasing Expertise (5-8 years)
- Relevant experience in the defined P&S (3-5 years)
- Remote workingis possible 40% of the month.
- Fluency in English

Full Spec upon application

Start date
January 2023
Duration
12 months
From
Skillbase Group Ltd
Published at
18.11.2022
Project ID:
2500446
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