Drive the global sourcing for assigned purchasing category.
Deliver the agreed targets in accordance with the agreed milestones.
Interface with internal clients to plan and prioritize sourcing activities and prepare annual Procurement plan.
Approach suppliers based on Company identified needs in line with technical scope and Company guidelines.
Benchmark the sources of supply and market Intelligence.
Assess suppliers products and services in cooperation with the internal clients.
Organize bids, analyze and evaluate supplier proposals and negotiate commercial conditions.
Analyze and document options for procurement of materials, goods, and services.
Maintain and update vendor database and contact information.
Analyze and report on purchasing metrics, creating standard and ad hoc reports.
Compare and evaluate goods and contracts to recommend strategies.
Conduct data mining and running of ad-hoc intelligence reports as needed.