Are you looking for new challenges and personal growth within Coca-Cola European Partners? Then we have a great opportunity for you!
Do you have a personality with the power to influence and connect?
Can you sustain the pace to keep on growing?
Will you make an impact with your desire to win?
What you become a part of
A high performing, engaged, cost and service focused Procurement team where you will have ownership of a key category, sub category or/and geographical area and responsibility for developing and executing category strategies in collaboration with internal stakeholders. The main objectives are to support the digital transformation of CCEP, optimise procurement costs and processes as well as to ensure quality and security of supply for all materials and services purchased in the category using the Total Cost of Ownership approach.
Furthermore, this position is responsible to drive CRS developments and improvements through the supply base, supporting CCEP goals, and to identify and deliver category projects to drive cost and CRS benefits.
Run sourcing initiatives end-to-end, in line with 7SSP (Seven Steps Sourcing)
Take a leading role in understanding business requirements, supplier negotiation strategy development and negotiation execution
Optimise supplier performance via the SRM programme, carry out RFIs / RFPs, run negotiations and manage contracts
Deliver supply agreements in accordance with strategy objectives to ensure delivery of optimum business results
Drive supply optimization and harmonization initiatives
Deliver cost savings through negotiation and realization of cost reduction projects.
Create and maintain competitive advantage for CCEP through the achievement of lowest possible total acquisition costs.
Deliver optimal cost management through accurate and timely reporting and compliance with Contract and Chart of Authority processes
Accurately report savings, provide forecast and budget pricing for materials and service costs
Deliver forecasted budgets, ensuring communication of any variance at the earliest opportunity completely with potential business impact.
Meet or exceed procurement business plan assumptions
Deliver risk management strategies to mitigate the impact of volatile supply markets
Initiate necessary business decisions to generate operating and financial benefit.
Develop creative, Agile, and value focused sourcing strategies and identify new sources of supply
Enable and exploit supplier innovation of services and products to deliver competitive advantage and cost reduction to CCEP
Improve Category CRS Performance through increasing level of recyclable/recycled materials, exceeding category material avoidance target and identifying further CRS pipeline opportunities
Ensure suppliers are approved and comply with TCCC Supplier Guiding Principles
Develop business plans for all relevant components & services and ensure their implementation in close coordination with other functions (i.e. Supply Chain) and the global Coca-Cola procurement organisation (CEPG).
Develop supply agreements in collaboration with business stakeholders and legal, ensure contract approval process follows CCEP Chart of Authority
Ensure transparent communication of procurement figures by use of established KPIs
Manage exposure to legal action due to intellectual property rights violation
Act as a central reference point for guidance on best practice for other "buyers" across CCEP.
Ensure the implementation and respect of CCEP policies and adherence to business standards.
Establish process to measure compliance and report against company commitments
Skills and essential experience
Significant experience across Procurement in IT & Telecom OR IT & Telecom experience required in international FMCG environment
Fluent in English. Proficiency in Germany, French or Spanish advantageous.
Strategic thinker, with well developed influencing and alignment skills
Confident in finding creative solutions to customer needs with an ability to manage competing demands for work
Experience in negotiating complex, high volume contracts preferably on the IT category
Analytical and commercially aware, with strong project and change management skills
Proven customer orientation, personal development a
If this role is of interest to you please upload a recent copy of your CV and a member of the Talent Acquisition team will be in touch.
We believe that equal opportunities means inclusion, diversity and fair treatment for all.
We aim to make our recruitment process as comfortable and accessible as possible and would appreciate it if you would advise us of any particular requirements, adjustments or requests you may have to help us ensure that your experience is enjoyable.
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