Strategic Buyer - 19000049

13/05/2019: "Strategic Buyer - 19000049" - Categorie protette

Annuncio dedicato alle persone appartenenti alle categorie protette - legge 68/99.

GSS provides shared services to the Group companies, with Head Office in Italy and branches in 5 European countries, a total staff of about 1.000 people.

For the Group Procurement Division within GSS we are looking for a Strategic Buyer.

The Senior Strategic Buyer (m/f) has the mandate and the responsibility for managing at global level Professional Services Procurement (consultancy, training, other HR services) for the Generali Group, with initial focus on Italian legal entities. This also includes the respective category-internal supplier management. The Strategic Buyer (m/f) conceptualizes, organizes, implements and steers strategic pooling and sourcing activities.Objective of the activities is to achieve the best possible conditions for the whole Generali Group (optimal in the sense of quality, time to market and costs) and to ensure an optimal supplier base.

Key responsibilities:
* implementation of the category strategy within the defined area of responsibility
* performing tenders and conducting negotiations and the conclusion of contracts with main suppliers
* ensure the application of processes and tools
* achievement of savings target and other KPIs as aligned with procurement Delivery and the respective Category Manager
* active management of the main category-internal suppliers as well as their integration into demand and specification management processes, monitoring of supplier performance, gathering of customer feedback
* monitoring the P2P process
* support for the development of demand management plans together with the relevant internal stakeholders

Key organizational relationships:The Strategic Buyer (m/f) is closely aligned with the respective Category Manager:
* The respective Category Manager provides senior management sponsorship. The Strategic Buyer (m/f) will report directly to the Category Manager Professional Services for Italian entities.
* Additionally, the Strategic Buyer (m/f) must constantly align the strategy with all procurement departments as well as internal customers

Core Competencies:
* Highly desired: Experience with procurement of Professional Services
* Ability to interact at senior level within Generali and within the industry
* University level degree or comparabl

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:
* Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skillset
* Superior communication skills and ability to manage a wide array of different stakeholders
* Strong operational focus, ability to drive topics and deliver results even under pressure and time constraints
* At least 5 year experience within Indirect Procurement, desirable Professional Services
* Fluency in English

* An untarnished reputation for integrity
* Proactivity, high energy and enthusiasm, with a “hands-on” approach
* Resilient
* Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to effectively influence, persuade across geographies, cultures, markets and levels of seniority
* Global mindset
* Passionate
* A „quality-driven” individual
* Affable, with a high tolerance for ambiguity

Orario di lavoro: Tempo pieno

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Caratteristiche richieste
Area funzionale
Area funzionale:
Area funzionale: Amministrazione - Contabilità - Finanza

Esperienza in area funzionale
Anni di esperienza minima nel settore: 4

  • Assicurazioni

Regione di residenza
Area di ricerca:
Regione: Lombardia

Titolo di studio
Titolo di studio: Laurea breve

Conoscenze informatiche
Conoscenze informatiche:
  • Excel

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