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SAP Supplier Manager Germany based

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    Germany, Germany

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    Up to €0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Gilbranch

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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SAP Supplier Manager Germany based

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Run Strategic/Tactical Supplier Management & maintain our supplier portfolio
  • Support in Global Supplier selection & rate card negotiation
  • Support in Global Supplier network management (strategic planning per supplier, individual supplier performance management; supplier visits, relationship building)
  • Support in accounting and controlling
  • Support in alignment with regional SAP stakeholders
  • Alignment with SAP's Global Purchasing Organization (GPO)
  • Support purchasing guidelines
  • Support in supplier portfolio analysis and evaluate strategic development of suppliers
  • Run Operational Supplier Management
  • Escalation Management
  • Resourcing (bid process)
  • Purchase order handling and staffing
  • Supplier On-boarding & Supplier performance management
  • Trouble shooting & Escalation handling
  • Accounting and controlling (time recording management, cost allocation procedures)
  • Reporting
  • Flexibility to work with different time zones and regions and to handle multiple complex topics in parallel
  • Analytical thinking and decision making ability
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities in complex environments
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a dynamic & global team
  • Ability to establish solid working relationships with team members, suppliers and peer teams.
  • Languages: Perfect command (verbal and written) of German and English (additional language is a plus)
  • Willingness to travel & Intercultural competences

Preferred skills

  • Consistent demonstrated history of successful supplier management or purchaser
  • Possess strong sense of teamwork, integrity, self-motivation, positive attitude and creativity
  • Able to rapidly absorb new facts and techniques
  • Motivated to exceed the needs of customers despite internal and external obstacles