Category Manager, Strategic Sourcing in Makati at TTEC

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

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Job Description

Seeking highly motivated leader with excellent end-to-end Strategic Sourcing, Real Estate/Construction spend category management, indirect and/or service procurement and Finance process and system subject matter expertise and business acumen. Will develop and execute against a defined Strategic Sourcing agenda to deliver significant and sustainable ongoing results.  This work will require the Category Manager to work cross-functionally with our Business user community to lead and execute sourcing activities as well as special projects designed to develop, implement and manage end-to end process improvements and shared services functions. Key initial areas of focus will include :

  • •      Serve as Spend data analytics leader in support of Global Strategic Sourcing including internal and 3rd party capacity and resources
  • •     Manage Procure to Pay program acceleration as well as Record to Report and Order to Cash improvements
  •     Lead Philippines Real Estate/Construction spend category management assessment and transformation
  • •    Establish and lead APAC Real Estate/Construction, Indirect and Service vendor management and implement a repeatable supplier management and measurement model that could be applied in a Center of Excellence format to any strategic supplier engagement
  • •      Spearhead and drive a Philippines shared services transformation initiative over the foundation of current and future process improvements of the above end-to-ends.

Category Manager performance will be based on progress against established plans related including cost reduction achieved, spend influenced in region, compliance to Global Strategic Sourcing policies and controls, measurably improved processes and his/her ability to establish and maintain positive and credible relationships with key stakeholders within TeleTech to ensure their participation in Global Strategic Sourcing policies, processes and initiatives.

Ø  BA/BS or equivalent experience
Ø  2-5 years in a combination of process improvement, Real Estate/Construction spend category management and strategic sourcing/procurement environments.
Ø  Subject matter expertise across all Supply Chain, Real Estate/Construction Spend Management and Finance end to end processes including “best practices”
Ø  Proven ability to lead and manage multiple, concurrent projects and cross-functional
Ø  Excellent communication skills, including the ability to organize and communicate for written and oral presentations to various organizational levels and supplier audiences
Ø  Six Sigma greenbelt or higher preferred
Conceptual and/or fundamental knowledge and understanding of shared services best practices, accounting rules and Real Estate/Construction technical and soft services a plus