Cluster Purchasing Manager, Commercial Cluster (Iberia)
Full Time
Madrid, Spain

Cluster Purchasing Manager, Commercial Cluster (Iberia)

A regular day at work
Operating in the heart of the sales and marketing organisation the successful candidate shall work alongside Marketing, Sales and Aftersales organizations supporting with the sourcing of Services, developing and deploying strategies aligned to both the function’s and central purchasing direction. In addition to this role daily operational responsibility for the facilities and administration service will be a significant part of the daily task, interfacing with all levels of the organization to ensure the smooth running of the administration and facility management.

The Commercial operations for Iberia are situated in Madrid and Lisbon.  Whilst responsible for the daily functioning needs of processing requests and executing the needs of the office environment for Madrid there will be a strong connection with the Lisbon office to combine needs where appropriate.

The purchasing manager is expected to fully manage the Supplier Relationship (not only for Property Management but for all services), initiating and driving sourcing activities aligned to Electrolux’s Value based Sourcing Principles; Co-development of Service Scope of Work, Quality Assurance through SLA, scouting Innovation, Risk Management and Continues building of our values.
Alongside the Sales and Marketing functions, the after-market Organisation requires Sourcing of Services. For the commercial organisation you will be required to cover a wide range of categories including Facility Management, Contact Centre Services, Consultants and Temporary Labour Sourcing.

As member of the Indirect Material and Services Team and a valued member of the Pan European Purchasing Community you will report financial results, share experiences and results supporting the knowledge sharing within the team as well as drive selected projects as central activities.

Operational Reporting: Cluster Controller Iberia

Functional Reporting: Sourcing Manager Indirect Material & Services

Proactive. You’re not just solving the tasks you are given, you always think ahead.
Structured. Minimum or 5 years relevant in the procurement of services, in particular associated to sales and after sales with Extensive experience with vendor relationships including contracts and business development.
• Process driven: Demonstrated success in the design and implementation of process improvement initiatives
A people person. Open minded, creative person with strong leadership and team building capabilities.

Education & experience
Fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English. Other languages such as Italian are considered beneficial

Preferred Purchasing Experience:
• Digital Marketing and Marketing Services Sourcing Experience

Facility Management
• Cost modelling
• Scouting
• Supplier Relationship Management
• Results Orientated

Working knowledge of Word and Excel

Master's Degree is considered a benefit.

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'