Global Head Category Manager Mobility

Job Description

Siemens Mobility is looking for the Global Head Category Manager located in Madrid.

Design and implement future - oriented material strategies, methods and processes with your team considering the international&national mobility challenges to increase the competitiveness of the business. Organization, controlling and measurement of Pooling and Procurement activities in a functionally managed team in the area of responsibility with the objective of establishing optimum conditions on an excellent supplier base. Responsibility for a team of 6 Persons.
Areas of responsability:
1. Management of Commodities Manage (Sub)Commodities globally and across Divion/Business Unit (for specific material field) and foster cross-functional alignment within area of responsibility to ensure best in class organization 
2. (Sub)Commodity structure and organization Define/ adapt and implement (Sub)Commodity structure and organization in alignment with respective Manager; develop or adapt and implement material productivity programs/ measures to achieve the maximum contribution to the targets 
3. PVO transparency Ensure PVO transparency globally by, amongst others, correct ESN coding to ensure a correct reporting and to derive an appropriate commodity strategy 
4. (Sub)Commodity strategies and Pooling strategies Define/ adapt and implement (Sub)Commodity and Pooling strategies (based on conducted demand, market and supplier analyses) within area of responsibility; evaluate and document in relevant Commodity Strategy IT-systems and update regularly; communicate the strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of materials and strategic Global Value Sourcing. Support superior Pooling functions (e.g. PuC)
5. Negotiations/Contracts Define and implement negotiation concepts and strategies to maximize savings. Negotiate frame contracts; define core assortment; document frame contracts in relevant Supplier Management IT-systems 
6. Commodity Team Coordinate and manage a virtual/disciplinary team globally to achieve optimum conditions and savings through collaborative, targeted activities and to increase profit from global and cross-divisional or divisional sourcing 
7. e-Procurement Foster usage of eProcurement tools (eRfX, eAuction/ eBidding); ensure that contract structures are transferable in eCatalogues (applicable esp. for Indirect Material) to improve the Procurement process and efficiency 
8. Knowledge management Forward systematically all relevant Procurement related project information (e.g. updated contractual conditions, Supplier Management data) to keep all project participants up to date 
9. Risk and opportunity management Identify particular procurement risks, opportunities and market forces to avoid potential damage/ exploit potential opportunities through tailored risk management and change management 
10. Supplier Management Perform Supplier Management: Supplier selection, incl. documentation and communication of FPL suppliers, regular supplier and strategic evaluations, supplier qualification and supplier development to obtain and develop the best suppliers and to ensure an optimum supply chain 
11. Leadership Lead the team according to defined objectives/KPI´s

We are looknig for a person with at least 10 years of experience in similar functions and managing teams.
Spanish&English proficiency.

Job ID: 178217

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Rail Automation S.A.U.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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