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Sourcing Expert – Dublin

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The Category Sourcing Expert (CSE) plays a lead role supporting the cost savings and revenue generation business goals through the sourcing process. We seek a professional with experience in Sourcing, supplier negotiations, and data gathering to perform Strategic Sourcing activities supporting the Customer Premise Equipment (CPE) Resale category. The CSE works independently, managing multiple time-sensitive client projects. The CSE will work with a virtual stakeholder team that works across multiple countries.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Advises and guides internal business partners through the end-to-end process to procure products and services that achieve the internal business partners’ intended outcomes around customer experience, profitability while meeting agreed deadlines.
  • Drives all aspects of complex strategic sourcing including RFP’s, direct contract negotiation processes and leads negotiations of business and pricing terms
  • Perform ongoing supplier management to ensure contract terms, conditions and performance management compliance.
  • Maximize the purchasing power to achieve a lower cost while mitigating risk
  • Develop strategies and support development of requirements for use in obtaining competitive business and pricing alternatives from suppliers
  • Champions, develops, manages, and drives key relationships that are critical to the success of sourcing projects
  • Apply critical thinking skills and work independently to make sound business decisions on behalf of the company
  • Ability to solve complex problems to ensure business and financial issues result in sound decisions
  • Works with clients to resolve supplier related business issues