Global Category Manager - IT Infrastructure

Aptiv

3.9

(18)

Dublin, Ireland

Why you should apply for a job to Aptiv:

  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 67% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 83% would recommend this company to other women
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
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    Position summary

    ry strategy

    • Build a pipeline of cost saving initiatives

    • Perform internal and external analysis determine the impact to the business and respective category strategy

    • Responsible for leading global cross functional teams through the supplier selection process and for the approval of selected suppliers by stakeholders

    • Year-on-year financial accountability for assigned sub-categories with respect to price movement

    • Lead contracts review and negotiation process to deliver agreements that include excellent long-term pricing models, measurable SLA, DPA and other risk mitigation criteria.

    • Continuous monitoring of internal customers and supply markets for changes that may impact the sourcing strategy

    • Identify insourcing and outsourcing opportunities

    • RFX development and execution, proposal evaluation against business requirements and total cost of ownership

    • The category leader will also be expected to take on additional projects as needed to support business requirements

    Qualifications:

    • Strong negotiation skills and cost management practices

    • Good understanding of IT agreements

    • Strong IT Infrastructure Category Knowledge and Experience

    • Strong relationship and interpersonal skills to be applied in working with partners across the entire contract life cycle

    • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced matrixed environment

    • Expert knowledge of the best sourcing practices and the methodologies used for this category of IT supplier /partner

    • Project Management in complex multi-project and multi-geography environment

    • Leadership experience

    • Excellent written and verbal communication and problem solving skills

    Why join us?

    • You can grow at Aptiv. Aptiv provides an inclusive work environment where all individuals can grow and develop, regardless of gender, ethnicity or beliefs.

    • You can have an impact. Safety is a core Aptiv value; we want a safer world for us and our children, one with: Zero fatalities, Zero injuries, Zero accidents.

    • You have support. We ensure you have the resources and support you need to take care of your family and your physical and mental health with a competitive health insurance package.

    Your benefits at Aptiv

    • Competitive compensation package including Bonus Potential, Healthcare, Pension & TaxSaver schemes.

    • Learning, professional growth and development in a world recognized international environment.

    • Access to internal and external training, coaching and certifications.

    • Recognition for innovation and excellence.

    • Opportunities to give back to the community.

    • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world.

    Apply today, and together let's change tomorrow!

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    Why you should apply for a job to Aptiv:

  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 67% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 83% would recommend this company to other women
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.