Our client, a global bank is now looking for a category manager to support them on their technology projects. Ideally, you will have to come from a technology environment dealing with softwares
Leads and executes global initiatives. Define ownership framework for execution of the non global initiatives with each regional head and with the tactical sourcing hub lead for Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking (CCIB) including but not limited to Digital Channels and Data Analytics engagements.
Implements regular category workflow reviews to ensure all stakeholder requests are being owned by a member of the SCM team. Any gaps to be escalated to line managers.
Creates cost efficiencies and support expense line management by directly mapping saves to the GL.
Meets or exceeds global category saves targets.
Leads effective governance and controls for supplier risk management across the bank, manage the vendor and contract management framework in the region.
Supports the business functional vendor management teams in day 2 supplier matters.
Key stakeholder interactions are Global Business / Function Heads
SCM regional teams; Regional Heads, Regional Category Managers, In country sourcing managers
Cross functional teams during category management development and during strategic sourcing events. This include, but not limited to, Business stakeholders, Legal, Compliance, Tax and Finance
Our Ideal Candidate
Software category knowledge and advanced understanding of the market
Experience with Business Application software would be an advantage
High level of contractual awareness
Good commercial acumen
Advanced analytical and reporting skills
Ability to be a creative strategic thinker and execute against approved category strategies
Excellent stakeholder management
Effective influencing and negotiation skills
Strong project management
Academic or Professional Education/Qualifications; Educated at undergraduate level
Knowledge of the bank's structure and the products / services it provides to its clients
Professional Memberships; CIPs or similar
Bank training; Code of Conduct, AB&C, Basic Principles of Banking and other mandatory learning
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