Come join oneof the most iconic company in the world and have a chance to make an impact inbeing part of the newly created Procurement Division.
In order toimplement and drive the success of this new procurement model, we are lookingfor a highly competent Global Procurement Manager based in Panama,responsible for managing the commercial and sourcing activity for Dairy used byNestlé worldwide.
Reportingdirectly to the Category Manager, you will be responsible for defining andimplementing the energy strategy for the spend in scope on a global level,utilizing strategic sourcing processes, tools and policies.
The Nestlé Group is the world’s largestfood and beverage company with 91.4 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2018. Itis present in 190 countries around the world, has 413 factories and its 308,000employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life andcontributing to a healthier future.
Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of productsand services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to localfavourites.
Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellnessstrategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded morethan 150 years ago.
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As strategicpartner of the business, our procurement team helps the company achievesustainable growth. Procurement professionals at Nestlé, ensureresponsibly-
sourced supply and create value. Located in hubs in Switzerland,Panama and Malaysia, the division provides a range of services, including themanagement of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirectmaterials and other services.
The hubs also support markets with managing localspend. For you, that will mean the opportunity to become a real strategicpartner delivering sustainable value and working with the business, for thebusiness.
Perform supplier market / category / supply risk analysis and develop Total Cost Ownership (TCO) models to identify improvement opportunities.
Negotiate contracts ensuring the most beneficial commercial agreements with suppliers in line with the strategy.
Manage the relationship with various stakeholders to integrate category plans and outcomes in local budgets and price planning.
In partnership with Supplier Relationship Management Experts plan and review regular contract SLA reviews with suppliers and other functional partners.
Run the daily administrative tasks and ensure they are carried out in a timely and organized manner.
Ensure compliance to Nestlé's Corporate Business Principles, policies and standards.
University degree in Procurement, Business Administration, Supply Chain, Economics or Finance.
Experience in sourcing, supplier management or strategic procurement, ideally gained in dairy / raw materials.
Experience in risk management, responsible sourcing and / or supplier relationship management.
Knowledge of the Dairy Market and International Procurement Regulations is preferred.
Excellent negotiation and communication skills with the ability to influence and collaborate with individuals across a complex organization.
Fluency in English is a mandatory, Spanish and / or Portuguese will be a plus.
A challenging role with global responsibilities to help drive the implementation of the Nestlé Group Dairy strategy.
Joining the largest dairy buyer team in the world.
Genuine opportunities for career development, training and personal development.
We offer an attractive and dynamic international working environment within modern smart office locations providing flexible & collaborative workspaces.
To become part of the Global Procurement team within Nestlé and to help drive value into our business.
We arelooking for a highly people-oriented candidate with excellent negotiation andcommunication skills and the ability to influence and collaborate withindividuals across a complex organization.
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We enhancelives with science-based nutrition and health solutions for all stages of life,helping consumers care for themselves and their families.
This reflects ourconviction that the people are our most important asset.
We make sure ouremployees feel this every day.