At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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Vendor Management Specialist

Job Description

Date: Mar 24, 2020

We are now looking for a Vendor Management Specialist.


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Our Exciting Opportunity!

On this role, you will assure best value at procurement of (A)SP services in accordance to related scope. Will have all needed information on supplier base in rollout and field maintenance operations and will act on supplier performance issues. Will be a part of supplier evaluation, selection, and important metric requirements.


You will,

Build and drive (A)SP forecasting and (A)SP Operational Governance Framework. (A)SP in this document refers to ASP/SP/FSO.

Liaison with the team to organize and coordinate work activities.

Develop and maintain sourcing activities and participate in tender negotiation and delivery.

Coach and drive the onboarding of (A)SPs.

Plan, grow and maintain collaborative relationships with the contractors.

Apply service delivery process and models.


Our ideal candidate may have:

  • Telecommunications, Systems or Electronics Engineering Degree.
  • 2-3 years of proven experience working with Suppliers and contractors.
  • Knowledge about 2G, 3G, 4G and LTE Networks and Transmission.
  • Experience of service delivery processes, models, and strategy.
  • Support with building and formulating strategies and concepts.
  • Advanced English Language Proficiency.


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 very 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, amazing career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.


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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.