Seasoned strategic procurement professional to manage all relationships with Global MNOs (Mobile Network Operator) and MVNOs (Mobile Virtual Network Operator).
- Conducting market research to improve and refine existing mobile suppliers
- Lead complex RFx (e.g. RFP, RFI) processes
- Analyzing and calculating procurement costs and developing cost reduction strategies.
- Driving purchasing decisions based on cost and scenario analysis, as well as market trends.
- Negotiating contracts with key suppliers, including costs and terms of supply, service, and quality.
- Build partnerships with suppliers to encourage innovation, and create structured agreements that optimize value and manage enterprise risk
- Engage with business units to align on supplier strategy
- Be a knowledgeable and reliable resource to provide information and guidance to our business owners
- Present across, and up through leadership on findings, strategies, solutions, successes, takeaways, metrics, and progress
- Design and deliver category reporting that aligns with Procurement’s goals