Great contract position open for a Procurement Manager with ideally telecommunications background, to come on-board and work for a market leading telecommunications company based in Dublin, Ireland. 3 month rolling contract with competitive rates on offer.
Business/Technical Degree Min, IIPMM/CIPS/APICS
Min 10 years procurement experience
Nice to Have
Contract law experience
Proactively deliver "cost savings" and "cost avoidance" to the business through the development and implementation of a 'living' category plan
Lead the supplier commercial relationship and performance to contracted deliverables
Reduce supply and commercial risks
Fully understand and be expert in the assigned spend category, its markets and their dynamics
Provide commercial leadership and market insight to the business areas in sourcing strategies and key negotiations
Provide a high level of customer service to internal business partners
Improve working capital
Act as profession ambassador of the Procurement function to internal and external parties
Work with team to build the Procurement function to Best in Class within the European telecoms sector.
Pragmatic and tenacious approach with an eye on the closing licenses
Develop, agree and implement an annual and multi-year procurement plan aligned with Business strategy
Provide leadership to procurement specialists as assigned, managing assigned Category spend
Exceed SLA's with customers, reviewing deliverables with key customers quarterly
Lead with business areas to develop category strategy for value enhancement and for category assigned
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