Senior Sourcing Manager
Sourcing is responsible for managing strategic supplier relationships and our interaction with our external suppliers. We strive to increase customer satisfaction and add sustainable value to our operating companies and other entities by securing supply of products and services with the right Quality, Service Levels, Technology and Total Cost of Ownership. We are one, integrated, cross-company team consisting from highly skilled sourcing and procurement professionals who operate in deep collaboration with all of our stakeholders, suppliers and colleagues.
Your new challenge?
We are now further strengthening the Network and IT Strategic Sourcing entity and look for a Senior Sourcing Manager for the new team Field Service Construction. In order to excel in this role, you need to have experience in of the area of IT Infrastructure and/or experience from managing supply networks of strategic material for building and maintaining IT networks, with prior strategic sourcing and supplier relationship management experience.
In this role, you will be responsible for:
- Strategic sourcing of Passive Telecom Material needed for Construction, Preventive maintenance and Fault repair of our Networks.
- Category Management and Category strategies
- Supplier Relationship Management and Supplier Performance Management
- Collaboration with Stakeholders and country sourcing & procurement to optimize the value for Telia Company.
- Constantly seeking for opportunities to simplify processes and work in more efficient way
- Contributing to overall sourcing & procurement performance and transformation
The position is located in TeliaCompany’s headquarter in Arenastaden Solna, Sweden
Your new team and leader
We operate as one, integrated 200+ person Sourcing and Procurement team. You will be a part of our experienced team of Key Supplier Managers and Sourcing Managers in Solna, Sweden and at each operating country. You will report to Head of Category in Field Service Construction within the unit Network and IT Strategic Sourcing.
What about you
- Technical and/or commercial experience on strategic level of this domain is of outmost importance to have the foundation of securing Telia Company’s success
- M.Sc or similar in the relevant field
- Have proven good Souring and Procurement results
- Minimum 10 years of strategic sourcing experience working in complex business models and matrix organization
While the role has high strategically focus, you have already demonstrated and are willing to increase your skills in following competence areas:
- Business acumen – ensuring that supplier portfolio and delivery meets our needs
- Negotiation and communication, indirect influencing and selling ideas
- Analytics and business intelligence
- Language: Fluent in English, Swedish or Nordic languages meriting
- Building win-win -relationships both inside the company and with suppliers.
- Collaboration – ensuring strong collaboration across countries
Telia Company’s values Dare, Care and Simplify are the foundation for everything we do. For this role the emphasis is placed upon Daring to be a role model, Caring for our customers as well as the people working in the organization and Simplifying our operations.
We’re changing the industry, we’re digitalizing society, we’re creating the New Generation Telco to Bringing the world closer - on the customer's terms. That´s the next chapter in our story, what´s yours?
If you have any questions around this role please contact Head of Category FS Construction, Stefan Ytterbom at email@example.com or +46705808202, or Head of Network and IT Strategic Sourcing, Lars Klasson at firstname.lastname@example.org or +46705874657.
We cooperate with Navigio in this recruitment, who will handle all communication with you during the process. Selection and interviews will be held continuously. Contact person at Navigio is Sofie Kersby Sofie.email@example.com, +46739829452
Look forward to your application!