Senior Strategic Buyer - 190000NU

22/10/2019: "Senior Strategic Buyer - 190000NU" - Categorie protette

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

Generali is a major player in the global insurance industry – a strategic and highly important sector for the growth, development and welfare of modern societies.
Over almost 200 years, we have built a multinational Group that is present in more than 60 countries, with 470 companies and nearly 80,000 employees. Our Group aims to become the standard bearer and industry leader in the European retail insurance market, building on our existing base of 50 million retail clients, out of an overall total of 72 million.

Generali Shared Services S.c.a.r.l (GSS) belongs to Generali Group. It provides shared advanced IT services to the Group companies, with Head Office in Italy and branches in further 5 European Countries. It counts a total staff of about 1.000 employees.

The candidate has the mandate and the responsibility for managing at global level the Professional Services Procurement, in particular strategic consultancy, training, and other HR services.

This also includes the respective category-internal supplier management. The candidate conceptualizes, organizes, implements and steers strategic pooling and sourcing activities. He/She develops partnership with internal customers across the company, in particular within HR area.

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
* conclusion of contracts with main suppliers
* ensure the application of processes and tools
* achievement of savings target as aligned with procurement Delivery and the respective Category Manager
* reporting of savings
* 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

Expected Target Achievements
* Full spend transparency
* Identify and establish partnership with his/her key stakeholders at Group and Country Level
* Negotiate and finalize contracts
* Define savings levers and resulting measures as planned

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:
Core Competencies
* Highly desired: 4/5 years experience with procurement of Professional Services
* Ability to interact at senior level within Generali and within the industry
* University level degree or comparable

* 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
* 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: Acquisti - Logistica - Magazzino - Trasporti - Mansione: Altro: Acquisti - Logistica - Magazzino - Trasporti

Esperienza in area funzionale
Anni di esperienza minima nel settore: 3

  • Assicurazioni

Regione di residenza
Area di ricerca:
Regione: Lombardia

Titolo di studio
Titolo di studio: Master / Specializzazione post laurea

Conoscenze informatiche
Conoscenze informatiche:
  • Excel

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