The combination of a rapidly-evolvingworld around us and the successful implementation of our new procurement modelmake it an incredibly exciting time to join us.
Sustainable practices,transparency, and innovation will drive the success of our organization intothe future and we want you to be part of this!
We are currently looking for a highlycompetent Regional Procurement Manager based in Panama, responsible formanaging the commercial and sourcing activity for our Customer RelationshipCenters (Call Centers) and Sales Demonstrators used by Nestlé worldwide.
Reporting directly to the GlobalCategory Manager, you will be responsible for defining and implementing thecategory strategy for the spend in scope on a regional and global level,utilizing strategic sourcing processes, tools and policies.
As strategic partner of the business,we help the company achieving sustainable growth and we ensureresponsibly-sourced supply and value creation.
Located in hubs in Switzerland,Panama and Malaysia, our division provides a range of services, including themanagement of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirectmaterials and other services.
We also support markets with managing localspend. For you, this will be the opportunity to become a real strategic partner delivering sustainable value and working with the business, for the business.
Contribution to global sourcingstrategy with regional inputs, implementation and communication plan andsupplier management plan.
Identify appropriate suppliers for thespend category selected in collaboration with markets and HQ functions.
Lower Total Cost of Ownership.
Ensure that all the key supplierswithin the spend category in charge completely adhere to Nestlé standards(Responsible sourcing, Tungsten, Reverse factoring, SHE certifications).
Be able to manage innovation withsuppliers and / or integrate their innovation into Nestle.
Ensure alignment with Supply chainfunctions and the agreed service level is achieved.
University degree in Procurement,Business Administration, Supply Chain, Economics or Finance.
Over a sustainedperiod (3-5 years) has demonstrated success in delivering competitive advantageto the business through development and implementation of sourcing strategiesfor different Marketing & Sales categories including Customer Relationship Centerand Sales Demonstrators
within an international company.
Ability to successfully lead projects andimplement change.
Demonstrated success in riskmanagement, responsible sourcing and supplier relation management.
Excellent communication and negotiationskills - with the ability to influence and collaborate with a variety ofstakeholders across a complex organization.
Understanding of National andInternational Procurement Regulations.
Fluency in English, another languagewill be an asset.
We are looking for an entrepreneurialmind-set with excellent negotiation and communication skills and the ability toinfluence and collaborate with individuals across a complex organization.
If your profile matches our needs wewill be looking forward to receive your application in English. Please visit
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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