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Responsible for driving execution of key projects and procurement of equipment, software &services, within Enterprise Category where annual expenditure is over 10m€.
The role requires excellent communication skills in order to manage critical vendors / partners and stakeholders, which directly touches to employees and sales channels.
Expertise in the Enterprise Categories and capable of managing the procurement activities in line with technical specifications, project timelines and SCM strategies.
Co-responsible for managing budget with relevant stakeholders by analysing the necessity of required products and services, procuring these items from reliable suppliers with high in quality, fair price and on proper time.
Collaborating with Vodafone Group Procurement Company (VPC) Central procurement organization for all Vodafone Group Companies -based in Luxembourg in order to achieve aforementioned purposes.
This category has an environment of strategic partnership management, representing Vodafone brand is very critical in an environment where competing with other competitors in terms of expanding VBU’s (Vodafone Business Unit) strength and effectiveness.
Also in internal stakeholder management, this role requires excellent communications in all management level.
Demonstrates robust understanding of business, identifies and prioritises stakeholders, builds sustainable relationships to drive increased business performance and best value outcomes.
Has a clear understanding of local industry trends, economic, financial and market dynamics, commercial models and demonstrates business foresight to contribute to global category strategy and / or enable delivery of effective sourcing activities.
Protects Vodafone's interests by developing commercial contracts based on thorough understanding of legal and ethical environments and manages contract related KPIs and ensure minimal value leakage.
Analyse data and generate insights to question and influence local business requirements to optimize demand linked to local business strategy and budget.
Ability to support centrally led complex and high value negotiations as well as lead local tactical negotiations by applying creative models, leveraging various cost programs and using various behavioural techniques to achieve best commercial outcome for Vodafone.
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