Job based in LuxembourgHave you ever wondered how Amazon is managing its indirect procurement across all our Fulfilment Operations in Europe?
Do you want to join a company with an amazing growth to make history and leave your own footprint? Our European Procurement team is growing and we are hiring an EU Category Manager with Pan-European responsibilities to join the team, with flexibility for the role to be based in Luxembourg, Amsterdam, Madrid, Barcelona, Milan, London, Paris, or Prague.
The EU Procurement Category Manager identifies and leads specific category sourcing activities to lower overall Total Cost of Ownership of Amazon operations ensuring MRO availability to meet business owner requirements.
He / She develops and negotiates frameworks agreements to reduce risk, supporting local teams in project specific needs relevant to category.
As a Category Manager, you will create and own the strategic relationship with suppliers and senior internal stakeholders while building collaboration within and across organizational boundaries.
You will develop key sourcing activities, ensuring equipment and service availability to meet business goals while minimizing risk.
You will be the trusted advisor in strategic sourcing and procurement initiatives. You will work side-by-side with your stakeholders to deliver the best end customer experience.
Identify, develop and deliver long term sourcing strategies, lead key initiatives with cross-functional teams; drive the decision making process of the category roadmap with senior leadership.
Coordinate and collaborate with local teams to deploy and manage the implementation of your defined strategies.Your Profile# Bachelor or Master’s degree
Extensive experience in strategic sourcing
Experience leading end-to-end source to pay processes, including spend analysis, bench-marking, clean-sheet costing, negotiations, supplier performance management, scorecards, contracting, requisitions, purchase orders, and savings tracking
Experience reporting, interacting and negotiating with Senior Stakeholders and Senior Vendor managementPLEASE SUBMIT YOUR IN ENGLISHPreferred Qualifications# Ability to build positive working relationships
Focus on the results that benefit the customer, whether directly or indirectly.
Innovative thinking - able to take a good idea and make it even bigger
Fluid in an additional European Language
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