05 December 2019

Sourcing Project Manager - Commercial & Indirect (12-months contract)

Corporate functions
Full Time
Malaysia, Shah Alam

You are:

  • Strong self-motivator, team player, proactive and convincing in interaction with stakeholders and management team
  • Analytical and fact based in problem solving
  • Strong ability to communicate and interact effectively across organizational and cultural boundaries, internal and external 
  • Demonstrate commitment, collaboration ability, maturity, flexibility and able to convert strategy into action, customer-centric in looking for solutions
  • Understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgement 
  • Experience in using the Microsoft Excel, Power Point and Word software

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead and develop negotiation and sourcing strategy for category management (Portfolio – Professional Services, Travel, Facilities Management), primarily HR, sales & marketing and services vendors for new or existing requirements.
  • Responsible for the overall vendor relationship/performance management for category managed
  • Lead the execution of the strategic sourcing from set-up of project, conduct of RFP/RFQ, conducting of price benchmarks, develop negotiation strategy, lead negotiations until closure of contract in order to execute a structured sourcing process in accordance to the Digi Sourcing Process and SOPP;
  • Take ownership of pricing and commercial terms; negotiations and re-negotiations on existing and new contracts in order to meet targeted savings/avoidance with best commercial terms possible; and ensure the technical & commercial agreements are captured, minimize risks and with adequate protection
  • Provide market research, pricing benchmarks and analysis for the commodities/categories assigned as well as the vendor market in supporting the relevant Category Manager. 
  • Conduct periodical reporting on savings update and project deliverables for management review
  • Undertake any tasks or projects been assigned accordingly by superior

Your Merits:

  • Tertiary education in any discipline procurement 
  • Passionate about improving and developing yourself in the area of sourcing, contracting, negotiating, vendor management and stakeholder management
  • Experienced in sourcing, creating strategies, executing projects will be an advantage
  • Application of procurement best practices and supplier negotiation at executive level