Procurement Category Manager

February 8, 2024

  • Full Time
  • Malmo
  • Considering candidates only who are inside Sweden and across Europe who are willing to relocate
Assignment Description
  • Deliver value-for-money procurement, maximizing business and project value.
  • End to end tender processes for a range of different categories across Uniper’s businesses.
  • Overall sourcing responsibility for projects, supplier invitation & selection, negotiation and implementation of supplier contracts.
  • Managing Business procurement requirements/requisitions.
  • Support and challenge business colleagues across all countries to ensure best commercial outcomes.
  • Using SAP & SAP Ariba for tenders.
  • Create purchase orders in SAP and Ariba.
  • Invoice checking & validation.
  • Actively manage Uniper suppliers ensuring competitive contracts and reliable supplies.

Required Skills

  • Procurement/ Category Management background.
  • Proven track record of managing larger procurement projects and/or tenders.
  • Experience in using SAP Ariba and relevant platforms (ie eVergabe).
  • Ability to convincingly manage a wide range of stakeholders, their conflicting requirements & cross-functional overlaps.
  • Good analytical mind-set and willingness to drive performance.
  • Creative and open-minded individual with a good sense of humor.
  • Good communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Work experience in international teams.
  • Excellent communication skills in fluent English required, knowledge of additional languages ​​would be a plus.
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