Ferrero is a family
As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world.
The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of.
Join us, and you could be one of them. About the Role :
To ensure the complete end-to-end procurement process for the assigned categories at Group level. In particular, the Senior Buyer is in charge of supplier scouting, qualification, tendering process, negotiations and contracting, with the aim to satisfy the requirements of the requesting department needs, maximizing value, quality and service level, minimizing costs and delivery time.
Main Responsibilities :
SUPPLIER BASE DEFINITION
To guarantee the scouting and the definition of the supplier base according to criteria of quality of service, cost, sustainability, market benchmarking, flexibility, Ferrero cultural fit, in order to have the best partnership and bring the most value to the company business.
CONTRACTS AND PURCHASE ORDERS
To guarantee, in collaboration with the Legal Department, the draw up of the contracts consistently with the Requesting Function specifications, the Master Service Agreements and non-disclosure rules in place in order to meet the need of the Requesting Functions and to reach the level of service established, at the best cost, highest quality and in compliance with the deadlines defined.
To guarantee the negotiations of the category assigned and manage the order delivery in order to respect the requirements, the timing, the costs and the quality defined.
SOURCE TO PAY
Monitor and guarantee the right source-to-pay process (RFQ-PR-PO-SES-Invoicing) in order to respect the contract requisitions and the company financial terms established.
To monitor the suppliers behavior in terms of commercial trends, logistics, service level, financial solidity, reliability, quality, innovation, in order to keep the continuity of the business partnership and reduce the risks for the Ferrero Group.
To guarantee the purchasing marketing for the IT category, founding new procurement sources with international / local footprint, with the aim of ensuring alternative and innovative suppliers that can satisfy the current and future company needs, minimizing the risks and maximizing the value.
BUDGET AND SPENDING ANALYSIS
To guarantee the preparation of the procurement budget with the Internal Business Partners and to provide the spending analysis for the category managed in order to monitor the KPIs and support the management for the Global Procurement Category Strategy definition and management.
To collaborate and support the Region General Purchasing Managers and Group GP Category Managers, in order to optimize and standardize the procurement processes, maximizing the process performances and delivering the best results for the business.
Who we are looking for :
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How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero :
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.