As a PPA Project Manager, you will Lead multifunctional teams to create and deploy world class solutions and process improvements required to enable the Procurement Global Strategy for Direct Materials.
Procurement at Nestlé :
As strategic partner to the business, we help the company achieving sustainable growth and we ensure responsibly-sourced supply and value creation.
Located in hubs in Switzerland, Panama and Malaysia, our division provides a range of services, including the management of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirect materials and other services.
We also support markets with managing local spend. For you, this will be the opportunity to become a real strategic partner delivering sustainable value and working with the business, for the business.
A day in the life of a PPA Project Manager
Lead teams to build the Procurement solutions that are required to drive the Strategy of the Functional Stream in alignment to the Procurement Vision.
Define and monitor the appropriate measures to follow-up and ensure compliance and the implementation of defined solutions in the Procurement organizations at market and above level market.
Contribute to the development of procurement initiatives by bringing ideas, feedback, and requirements from own area(s) of responsibility.
Identify and engage relevant external parties to provide external and future insights on Procurement / Functional Stream relevant topics.
Drive appropriate key partnership within and outside of the Procurement function.
What will make you successful
University degree in Procurement, Business Administration, Supply Chain and / or Engineering.
Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Procurement (strategic category, consulting, or project management).
Proven track record in working in complex organizations, and leading cross-functional projects at a global level.
Experience leading virtual teams / project teams in complex environments across multiple countries / regions.
Experience in influencing and aligning with key internal stakeholders across multiple geographies and business units.
Excellent influencing, interpersonal and communication skills.
Exceptional project management skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite particularly Excel and Power Point, PowerBI is a plus.
Fluent in English, any other language is an asset.
If your profile matches our needs, we will be looking forward to receive your application in English.