Strategic Purchaser leads and manages in own area of the responsibility supply management activities and secure optimal supply management performance according to the category action plan across the Business Lines.
This position is located in Trieste, Italy and you report to the Strategic Purchasing Manager.
Develop and execute sourcing strategy and action plans;
Drive cost reduction initiatives in connection with Product Cost strategy to improve Product Profitability;
Execute and support material cost budgeting and follow up;
Lead supplier negotiations, conclude and secure compliance of Supplier Agreements;
Manage supplier performance and relationship in coordination with the Category Team and with Operational Purchasing;
Analyze future demand trends in cooperation with Sales/Technology and other internal stakeholders;
Gather and analyze spend and supplier data;
Execute data management in relevant systems (SAP, etc.).
Good negotiation and stakeholders management skills;
Complex problem solving and critical thinking;
Target and result oriented attitude;
Service orientation, active listening, willingness and ability to make things happen;
Good communication and presentation skills;
Readiness to travel;
Fluent business English. Bs/Ms in Engineering, Economics or Equivalent.
Experience in Sourcing and Supply Chain Management;
Knowledge of Operational Excellence and Digital Transformation considered as an advantage.
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Strategic Purchasing Manager
Tel. +39 040 3195000
|Job area||Supply Chain Management|