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Strategic Sourcing Buyer

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Date: Sep 18, 2022

Location: Budapest, HU, 1117

Company: Corning

Strategic Sourcing Buyer

 

Corning is searching for a Strategic Sourcing Buyer to join our global team covering the Marketing Services category.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

 

  • Manage the Marketing Services category
  • Work together with our US based stakeholders on various projects
  • Review supplier agreements, evaluate price quotations and create cost analysis
  • Lead contract and price negotiations in alignment with business objectives
  • Manage internal and external stakeholders (including business leaders, legal department and supplier executives).
  • Lead and execute RFI's, RFP's, and RFQ's.
  • Identify cost reduction initiatives
  • Resolve contract, payment or other supply/service issues with suppliers and internal stakeholders
  • Understand the category as a whole and the associated annual spend.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

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  • Experience in strategic sourcing / procurement
  • Experience in contractual and price negotiations, Able to work in virtual, global teams in a matrix organization with stakeholders in the US time zone.
  • Excellent relationship management, good analytical skills with a problem solving attitude, , strategic agility, good written and oral communication skills, ability to influence others ,  good presentation skills
  • Fluent in English

 

 

WE PROVIDE:

 

  • Competitive salary according to experience & competences
  • Flexible working hours, partial home office