About The RoleDo you want to make impact ? are you ready to embark in a transformational procurement journey at Swift ?SWIFT is currently reinforcing its Global Sourcing team and is seeking for a Global Category Manager : Contractors & HR, who will directly report to the Head of Global Sourcing Commercials & Indirect.
The Global Category Manager serve in a pivotal role, leading strategic sourcing engagements across a wide range of business units to enable new business initiatives to launch and scale rapidly.
Main spend categories under management are Contigent Workforce and HR.ResponsibilitiesStrategy :
Build, develop, implement global strategies for the assigned categories with relevant set of activities in order to meet with the expectations of key stakeholders
Have a deep understanding of the markets and its trends
Have an understanding of rules and regulations
Monitor key market fundamentals for categories, communicate key shifts to internal stakeholders and tailor category strategies accordinglyGlobal Sourcing :
Develop close relationship with internal stakeholders to understand business requirements and support the business
Manage the fundamentals of sourcing and supplier engagement activities including Rfx, spend pattern analysis, contract analysis, bid evaluation, negotiations, and supplier consolidation
Identify sourcing opportunities by leveraging spend analysis and engage with key stakeholders to consolidate requirements over categories, suppliers and geographies
Provide guidance to internal stakeholders on procurement strategies, by preparing and holding business reviews with stakeholders to review vendor performance, future opportunities, and / or challengesSupplier and Contract Management :
Manage supplier relationships, build and manage a network with suppliers
Evaluate supplier capabilities, cost structures, risks and partnership approaches
Negotiate prices and supplier agreements in accordance to SWIFT business, compliance and legal requirements
Collaborate with the Purchase to Pay team to ensure a comprehensive service offering to the businessQualifications5 years in a similar role, with cross categories management responsibilitieProven track record in developing and executing strategic plans, managing complex projects and leading collaborative relationships in a cross-functional team environmentStrategic thinkingStrong analytical skillsEvidence of entrepreneurial spirit and ambition with ability to manage multiple projectsAbility to deal with ambiguity, creative problem solver & want to get their hands dirty Strong communication and interpersonal skillsCustomer and team orientedQuality and result orientedLanguage : English proficiencyWhat we offerWe put you in control of your careerWe give you a competitive packageWe help you perform at your bestWe help you make a differenceWe give you the freedom to be yourselfCompany & department descriptionSWIFT does not stand still.
We are constantly evolving and tirelessly innovating. Working at the intersection of finance and technology is a very exciting place to be right now.
SWIFT is transforming cross-border payments, making them faster and more transparent than ever before. We are the way the world moves value every instant of every day, in almost every country.
We are proud that what we do has a critical impact on the global financial community and touches almost every aspect of the financial world.
So, what you do at SWIFT has real impact too an impact that matters every day. Which is why you matter to us.Joining SWIFT gives you unparalleled exposure to knowledge, expertise and technologies.
If you have what it takes, you’ll be able to take on different career paths and have the opportunity to work in teams, departments and disciplines in countries around the world.
SWIFT is unique. There is no other organisation like ours in the world driving the long-term future of the financial ecosystem.
You’ll be surrounded by bright, customer-focused and intellectually curious people in a collaborative, friendly, open and inclusive environment.
At SWIFT we are trusted every instant. Everything we do has an impact that matters. And as a member of our team, you are trusted to make your impact every day.
Job SummaryJob ID : 2020-6773Category : Procurement