eSourcing & Category Specialist

ABB

2.9

(7)

Bengaluru, India

Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.
  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.
  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.
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    Position summary

    defined threshold. Purchasing materials according to required technical specifications, price, delivery schedule and terms. Ensures purchasing activities align with corporate purchasing policies and procedures.
    Your responsibilities

    • Conducting and running eSourcing events on SAP ARIBA platform. Driving transparency and effective usage of the tool to meet business requirements. Ensuring suppliers and stakeholders are trained and made aware of the tool

    • Supporting development and communication or implementation of global and regional SCM strategies for areas such as indirect materials and services (Transactional- tactical) and strategic sourcing, process & excellence, finance, risk management, supply base management, quality, sustainability and procurement and logistics systems

    • Driving compliance to global and regional sourcing - operational strategies in the areas of IM&S to maximize savings. Fostering communication internally, externally and between different business lines, functions and supports the implementation of procurement and logistics activities and initiatives in the countries HUB through this clear communication

    • Leading client satisfaction with internal stakeholders from general management, business, business lines and other functions in the region or country through communication and active feedback loops between stakeholders and the PL organization

    • Responsible for meeting the planned cost reduction, cost avoidance, supplier's reduction, PO coverage, customer satisfaction, payment terms, spend compliance, processes automation. Analyzing problems to identify best solutions and triggers improvements from relevant procurement and logistics organization to ensure effectiveness and efficiency

    • Identifying, documenting and communicating best practices using of benchmarking, surveys and case studies to establish preferred business practices. Contributing to development and implementation of SCM standards, tools and processes in the respective HUB

    • Fostering change management within a HUB or Country. Ensuring the contracts are executed as per PL frame work and reviewed by country legal

    Your background

    • Bachelor's or master's degree in engineering, Commerce graduate with specialization in Supply Chain or Business Administration or Finance or related discipline

    • Required with 3 to 5 years of experience in SCM around Services and Strategic Sourcing in a company

    • Ability to collaborate with teams across functional areas, business units, and across countries in respective HUB.

    • Strong knowledge of SAP ARIBA eSourcing tool, of MS office tools including MS Project, MS Excel etc., and SAP, Business process standards and associated application. (P2P process), GDPR, Vendor consolidation and process optimization

    • Creating local or HUB processes in alignment with business instructions where needed by local regulations

    More about us

    ABB Drive Products is a technology leader serving industries, infrastructure and machine builders with world-class drives. With our products, global scale and local presence, we help our customers to improve energy efficiency, productivity and safety. Our people and culture are the foundation of our success. We all together make the difference for our customers every day. We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website https://www.abb.com. It has come to our attention that the name of ABB is being used for asking candidates to make payments for job opportunities (interviews, offers). Please be advised that ABB makes no such requests. All our open positions are made available on our career portal for all fitting the criteria to apply. ABB does not charge any fee whatsoever for recruitment process. Please do not make payments to any individuals / entities in connection to recruitment with ABB, even if is claimed that the money is refundable. ABB is not liable for such transactions. For current open positions you can visit our career website https://global.abb/group/en/careers and apply. Please refer to detailed recruitment fraud caution notice using the link https://global.abb/group/en/careers/how-to-apply/fraud-warning Work model: on site #LI-onsite

    Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.
  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.
  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.