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Sourcing Business Partner

Job Description

Date: Oct 31, 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 
  • You will be responsible for the end to end solution from Pre Sales to Post Sales in terms of 3PP cost reduction

Key Qualifications:

  • Education: Engineering, Administration career. MBA preferred 
  • Min years of experience: 8-10 years of experience
  • Domain experience: Soucring, purchasing, sales, business development, operations.
  • Sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge
  • English proficient
  • Business Modelling Skills
  • Business Understanding
  • Change & Improvement Management Skills
  • Commercial Acumen & Skills
  • Deciding & Initiating Action
  • Proactiveness
  • Accountability

Additional Requirements:Six sigma certification is a plus, SAP knowledge.

 

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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: Mexico (MX) || || Mexico City || SharedServ

Req ID: 291681