Sourcing Business Partner

Job Description

Date: Sep 2, 2019

Job Summary:
We are now looking for a Sourcing Business Partner. Your role will make Ericsson and our Customers successful by actively contributing towards securing short and long-term profitable business. 
Through your early engagement in Partner organizations, you will drive higher value contribution from third party deliveries to business. In order to drive value, relevant category strategies and preferred supplier lists shall be endorsed through active participation in strategic Sales and product/project forums, including business and product decision meetings.
The Sourcing Partner shall promote new business ideas that are based on optimized value extraction through collaboration from third parties and Ericsson supplier base, other business bench-marking and Sourcing strategies.
You will also be accountable for the Sourcing contribution of business opportunity or concept to delivering on Stakeholder expectations.

 

Responsibilities:

  • You will conspire and commit to Partnering with the business
  • You will be an advisor and dedicated to partner engagement
  • You will inspire business ideas, strategies & PSL
  • Hold sourcing responsible for profitability
  • You will optimize Sourcing performance targets
  • And you will back & support M&A sourcing projects 
  • Negotiating with suppliers
  • Follow-up supplier’s performance
  • Be the sourcing interface for all sourcing matters in the country

 

Key Qualifications:

  • Education: B. S. in Business Administration or Engineering and MBA
  • Broad experience in one or more of the following: Sourcing, Negotiation and Sales
  • Advanced/Fluent Spanish and English is mandatory
  • Experience and knowledge of Telcom industry is a plus
  • Sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge
  • Business Modelling Skills
  • Business Understanding
  • Change & Improvement Management Skills
  • Commercial Acumen & Skills
  • Deciding & Initiating Action

 

 

Why is Ericsson a great place to work?


Ericsson enables communications service providers to capture the full value of connectivity. The company’s portfolio spans Networks, Digital Services, Managed Services, and Emerging Business and is designed to help our customers go digital, increase efficiency, find new revenue streams, and create new user experiences. Ericsson’s investments in innovation have delivered the benefits of telephony and mobile broadband to billions of people around the world ensuring our solutions – and our customers – are at the forefront of innovation.   We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. With over 100,000 employees and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and service leadership.  40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic is carried over an Ericsson network.  And, our Technology for Good and Connect to Learn programs include creating technology that makes it easier to save lives, feed societies, bring technology to emerging markets and connectivity to remote areas, and grow businesses and prosperity.

At Ericsson, we give our employees the freedom to think big and navigate their career, on a global scale.  We create technology that helps others, from helping people enjoy their favourite content to helping people recover from natural disasters by enabling better communications between rescue workers. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world, creating new connections, new possibilities, and new capabilities.  We find that Ericsson is at its best when we bring together the diverse skills of our people. Working across business areas, across cultures, across geographical borders, across technical disciplines. More often than not, across ground-breaking solutions. Next generation technology can be staggeringly complex. But the simpler it is to use; the more people benefit from it. Join us and help build technology that makes it simple to connect with information, business, societies, and each other.


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Primary country and city: Peru (PE) || || Lima || Supply&Log

Req ID: 291366