Citi ESC EMEA Sourcing Manger – Employee Benefits in Budapest, Hungary

  • Primary Location: Hungary,Budapest,Budapest

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Procurement

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17063049


Citi Service Center Budapest was established in 2005 to serve 54 countries across EMEA and globally in some functions. We have grown over the years to boast over 20 separate products and functions, exceeding 1,000 employees and we continue to grow.

We are looking for a Sourcing Manager – EMPLOYEE BENEFITS for our Team within the Sourcing organization.

Who we are? The goal of the Sourcing Team is to provide end to end sourcing activities and contract management to all countries in EMEA. The Sourcing strategy is to provide these services in a more efficient and effective way by leveraging scale and applying best sourcing practices.

Sourcing Manager – EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Your tasks:

  • Conduct stakeholder meetings to understand project requirements and identify cost reduction opportunities.

  • Participate in the development of accurate and timely country and category strategies to deliver supplier cost reduction and avoidance opportunities that align with stakeholder needs, maintaining strong supplier and internal client relationships.

  • Undertake in depth analysis of current spend and identify opportunities to deliver savings against agreed targets for the Category.

  • Ensure savings are delivered in a timely manner to ensure Citi is able to maximize on the benefits resulting from the saving.

  • Apply appropriate sourcing levers to programs, such as benchmarking, tendering, process improvement, volume leverage, supplier consolidation and product substitution/ elimination to reduce cost and provide service improvements in the timely fulfillment of business needs.

  • Liaise with the Business on associated supplier due diligence checks that are required as part of sourcing projects and contract renewals.

  • Run and facilitate eAuctions and e-RFx.

  • Manage suppliers and business clients during the tender process

  • Analyze and summarize tender responses and results and prepare recommendations for Senior Management

  • Conduct supplier commercial and contract negotiations.

  • Prepare & facilitate project and contract approvals, renewals and extensions.

Your profile:

  • At least 2-4 years of sourcing experience required

  • Experience in sourcing for the following categories is highly beneficial:

  • Car Fleet

  • Compensations Services

  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Medical and Dental Insurance

  • Administration Benefit Services

  • Other HR Services.

  • Contract management experience is a strong advantage

  • Experience in running and evaluating tender/RFPs and eAuctions preferred

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills both in English

  • University / College degree required

  • Ability to support, lead and conduct negotiations successfully on non-business critical projects or against pre-agreed objectives

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to develop strategic sourcing and project management skills

  • Opportunity to work on various procurement projects across a variety of categories

  • Opportunity to develop procurement and negotiation skills

  • Working with Citigroup business and people across the regions

Apply now to be part of this multicultural and dynamic team. Your place is here.