Thanks to the combination of Switzerland's leading gigabit fibre optic cable network and one of the best mobile networks in the world, the company Sunrise UPC is on its way to becoming a national champion.
With our attractive approach to working life, we want to become the most innovative workplace in the Swiss market, where flexibility and trust form the foundation of successful co-operation and where each employee’s individual work and life situations are given due consideration.
This role is a key role in Procurement at the newly shaped Sunrise UPC in Switzerland, being ultimately responsible for inputting in the creation and delivery of in-country Supply Market sourcing strategies as well as influencing the global Supply Market sourcing strategies of Liberty, our global Headquarter.
The Sourcing Manager / Senior Sourcing Manager is responsible for the categories Core Network and Access Network (Mobile & Fixed), each of which is critical to the overall delivery of the Procurement strategy and associated objectives.
Zürich In this strategic senior role in the Swiss Direct Procurement organization, you will be responsible for
Representing the Direct Procurement function for the categories in your responsibility and Single Point of contact for key stakeholders, while at the same time balancing the local needs versus the global requests driven by the other markets of Liberty Global
Driving, deploying, and meeting the objectives of your categories for Switzerland by executing and monitoring progress of projects and managing professionals allocated to Global projects so that objectives are met, and projects are finished in timely manner
Innovating and creating new initiatives to optimize spend
Handling the Supplier Relationship Management role for selected Suppliers
Keeping track of all supply market projects / activities, geared to deliver the target value add in your categories
Managing and leading end-to end local sourcing projects
What we look for in an applicant :
Excellent academics, MBA / Bachelors in relevant subject, i.e. Engineering in Telecommunication, Business Administration, Finance, Procurement, Supply Chain
3 -5 years in a procurement role within a global reach company with multiple procurement subject exposure preferable within Telecommunication and or IT area
Stakeholder Engagement a confident communicator / presenter
Previous experience from a dynamic, agile environment
Experience functioning within a global company procurement matrix
Excellent negotiator with strong financial analysis skills
Experience of tendering and managing high value contracts with a good understanding of regional procurement legislative requirements
Demonstrable experience of working within an ever changing & transformation landscape
Strong track record of success in delivering financial savings
Flexible & agile mindset; results-oriented, metrics-driven leader with a can-do attitude, who pushes boundaries and acts as a trusted advisor
German and English language is a must + French and / or Italian language knowledge would be advantageous
At Sunrise UPC, you will work in a dynamic and international environment where your commitment will make great achievements possible and you have a wide range of opportunities for further development.
In addition to our new FlexWork working model, we offer you above-average social benefits and attractive product advantages from the Sunrise UPC range.
Seize this opportunity to join us on our journey to actively help shape our future! We look forward to your complete online application.