Strategic Sourcing Manager

Posted date:  Dec 31, 2021

Mexico City, MEX, MX

Ericsson, we’ll help you craft your future. You´ll help us craft the worlds. We are waiting for you here!


Our Outstanding Opportunity!


We are now looking for a Strategic Sourcing Manager to strengthen Ericsson’s driven position by improving supplier value, proactively handling business risks and contributing to the creation of value for the Customer.


The SSM is accountable for evaluating, qualifying and selecting suppliers for the external purchase and licensing of all products and services: 1) to be delivered to Customers as part of, or as an Ericsson product or service and 2) for internal use within Ericsson. The SSM and/or the Supplier Relationship Manager are responsible for all commercial relationship with suppliers.


What we can do:


  • Responsible for lead, prepare & execute the RFx process.
  • We will evaluate and select suppliers.
  • We will need conduct supplier negotiation.
  • We should ensure supplier agreement implementation.
  • We will bounded to the long term business.


To be successful in the role we need:


  • 7 years of experience in the Telecom industry.
  • Proactive approach.
  • English proficiency.
  • Strategical mindset needed.
  • Multicultural experience.
  • Business acumen.
  • Sourcing practice, process & strategy knowledge are needed.
  • Change & improvement management skills are highly encouraged.
  • Commercial and financial acuity & skills.
  • Local laws & regulations knowledge.


  • SAP.
  • Lean Thinking.
  • Ivalua.


What’s in it for you?


With over 90,000 employees across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance. Ericsson is extremely passionate about learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, outstanding career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world. Next Steps: What happens next once you apply? Read about the next steps here For your prep and reference, here is our overall Brand video and some insights about our innovations in 5G


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


For any inquiries in this position please contact the Hiring Manager: Viviana Cifuentes [] or the Recruiter: Marissa Félix []

Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 


We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.

Primary country and city: Mexico (MX) || || Mexico City || [[mfield2]]

Req ID: 504305 

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Our Culture

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Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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