Citi ESC EMEA Sourcing Manger – Employee Benefits in Budapest, Hungary
Primary Location: Hungary,Budapest,Budapest
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Procurement
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
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.
At least 2-4 years of sourcing experience required
Experience in sourcing for the following categories is highly beneficial:
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.