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Head of Business Services Sourcing (BSS)

Posted date: Nov 13, 2020

Location: WPI Jakarta, JK, ID

Company: Ericsson

Ericsson Country Unit: Indonesia

Location: Jakarta

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Background Checks: All employment offers to join Ericsson are subject to satisfactory completion of our global pre-employment check

 

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Head of Business Services Sourcing (BSS) – Market Area Northeast Asia and Market Area Oceania, South East Asia and India (MNEA and MOAI) will deliver business value and partners satisfaction through efficient and effective application of the Sourcing process towards all BSS categories of spend within MNEA and MOAI and towards all functional partners of BSS categories in these market areas.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a combined team of Strategic Sourcing Managers located in various countries in MNEA and MOAI, with responsibility to:
    • efficiently source a wide range of BSS products, services, and solutions within the designated geography;
    • implement the strategies for categories within BSS to efficiently source within these categories.
  • Continuously develop the unit’s competence, capability, and efficiency
  • Manage the units’ performance to achieve the agreed Sourcing results
  • Implement impactful Category Group and category strategies
  • Strengthen Ericsson’s competitive edge by improving value from suppliers, proactively managing business risks and ensuring process compliance, and contributing to the creation of value for our Customers.
  • Manage all commercial relationships with suppliers, including accountability for the purchase to pay process for BSS suppliers.
  • Lead, prepare & execute the Source to Agree process, including effective use demand management, Bid Calendar, Global Price Books and RFx process, including eAuctions.
  • Ensure accurate supplier agreement hygiene – using the correct Ericsson agreement templates, accurate agreement signing, and diligent implementation (storage and Call-Off) of the Purchase-to-Pay process

 

To be successful in the role the requirements are:

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master's degree required, preferably in the field of business, finance, legal or management
  • Significant sourcing experience in Sourcing Indirect Categories in a global arena
  • Leadership experience and remote management skills
  • Proven management skills in a multi-country, service focused environment
  • Change & Improvement Management Skills
  • Commercial and Financial Acumen & Skills
  • Outstanding collaboration skills with proven ability to work cross-organization to accomplish shared goals
  • Analytical and fact-based decision making

 

Ericsson provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

Ericsson complies with applicable country, state and all local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location across the world in which the company has facilities. In addition, Ericsson supports the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Global Compact.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and development.

Ericsson expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetic information.

 

Primary country and city: Indonesia (ID) || || WPI Jakarta || Supply&Log

Req ID: 469906


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