Sunday , May 19 2024

Vodafone Vacancies – SCM Business Partner

Website Vodafone

Job Description:

  • This role will play a pivotal part in the supplier selection and commercial proposition for Customer solutions during the bid phase, and then provide lifecycle management of the Supplier portfolio across a selection of Customers covering all aspects of sourcing approach, external spend, stakeholder management, SCM governance, SCM programme assurance, SCM benefits tracking, contract management & contractual compliance providing a single point of interface between OneSCM and the Enterprise account teams throughout the customer contract term. The role has overall responsibility for aligning business requirements with the central Category strategies driven within the VPC, delivering robust supplier contracts across either the inherited or sourced vendor base supporting the customer solution.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for SCM reporting and communications across the Enterprise portfolio managed.
  • Responsible for all vendor cost input into the Enterprise bid & the tracking of associate SCM benefits across the exercise
  • Responsible for the sourcing approach across allocated Customer Bids, driving internal stakeholders and account teams to deliver accurate and appropriate business requirements to enable the delivery of sourcing solutions. Stakeholder management responsibilities including representing
  • SCM through governance and potentially externally to Customers
  • Responsible for in-life management throughout the SCM Enterprise life cycle including transitioning vendors into Vodafone, commercial tracking and control, performance management and final sign off of the acceptance/delivery milestones

Job Requirements:

  • Strong programme / time management and governance skills demonstrated over complex and multi-country programmes
  • Strong commercial background
  • Knowledge of procurement across complex IT systems, Managed Service provision and vendor management
  • Some experience of Operational SCM or Graduate level entrant
  • Strong stakeholder influencing capabilities in a customer focussed environment
  • High level negotiation skills
  • Strong contractual skills
  • MBA preferred
  • Strong insight into the telecoms industry, both from a commercial and technical perspective
  • Excellent communication skills

Job Details:

Company: Vodafone

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Functions: Sales

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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