Indirect Procurement Sourcing Manager

Schneider Electric

3.3

(16)

Japan

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    Position summary

    recommendation of award in compliance with key internal controls and governance policies.

    • Collaborate with stakeholders and suppliers to propel Schneider Electric as a leader in ESG initiatives.

    • Support and execute plans on procurement transformation and digital adoption.

    • Continuous improvement on productivity, supplier's payment term, catalogue adoption and green procurement.

    • Track and report KPI performance accurately and in a timely manner.

    • Proactively share strategy, supplier base and best practices with regional/ zone teams.

    • Identify opportunities and execute initiatives to enhance process simplification and standardisation.

    Stakeholder Engagement

    • Build and strengthen engagement with Country Leadership Team and key stakeholders to align procurement support with business' needs.

    • Provide strategic and day-to-day support to stakeholder groups on procurement related activities.

    • Conduct regular training sessions to educate and enhance stakeholders' awareness of procurement process, tools and policies.

    Supplier Management

    • Develop, manage and maintain supplier base including the preferred suppliers' list.

    • Evaluate and analyse business needs for supplier mapping.

    • Build strategic relationships and manage supplier performance for key suppliers through stakeholder feedback, tracking of performance-based metrics and strategic business reviews.

    • Leverage global/ regional suppliers to drive spend aggregation and to identify opportunities and implement strategies for supplier base optimisation.

    • Support supplier audits and follow up to close out audit actions.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in Purchasing or Supply Chain/ Business Administration/Finance/ Management.

    • 10+ years of professional experience with 6+ years of procurement/ strategic sourcing experience preferably in indirect procurement.

    • Excellent communication, strong cross functional collaboration, interpersonal skills and project management skills.

    • Experience in engaging senior leadership.

    • Strong analytical skills demonstrated in performing bid analysis, spend data, fair-value analysis and scenario modelling.

    • Ability to navigate through ambiguity.

    • Complex problem-solving skills with the ability to develop and implement effective solutions.

    • Experience in team management is highly preferred.

    Schedule: Full-time
    Req: 008XSQ

    Why you should apply for a job to Schneider Electric:

  • 56% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 62% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.