Job Opportunity at Ooredoo in Kuwait: Sr. Manager, Strategic Planning & Reporting 2019

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Ooredoo offers a job opportunity as a Strategic Planning and Reporting Manager in Kuwait, where he will be responsible for the SCM process, overall management of Tender Committee and its agenda, as well as the development, implementation, and management of sourcing strategy and tactical plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develops, executes and tracks category strategy and policies.
  • Works with the business to define category needs and specifications.
  • Manages and directs the strategic sourcing efforts.
  • Oversees the development of sourcing strategies, bidding, supplier selection, and contract negotiations.
  • Coordinates strategic sourcing activities with Business unit category owners for coordinated categories.
  • Provides Finance with spending savings analysis across categories for forecasts and budgeting purposes.
  • Develops an understanding of company-wide category demand.
  • Assisting the Senior Director in preparing budget and plans and forecasting.
  • Runs and manages the weekly Tender Committee and its agenda. Keeps a track record of all approvals and follow-up actions.
  • Responsible for overall SCM reporting (weekly/monthly).
  • Oversees the overall Supply Chain process, continuously seeks improvements and its implementation in Oracle ERP and other systems.
  • Very good MS Excel skills.
  • Solid understanding of negotiation theory, strategies, and practices.
  • Knowledge and experience relating to telecom network technology and products.
  • Good understanding of logistics, supply chain management and strategic sourcing concepts and best practices.
  • Networking and team skills.
  • Communication and conflict resolution skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Ability to successfully address large, challenging supplier relationships and evaluate vendor performances.
  • Strong reporting skill and ability to engage with all levels of management.
  • Good analytic and departmental report preparation.
  • Higher quality decision making.
  • Rationalization and consolidation of supplier base.
  • Company-wide commodity contracts are established.
  • More strategic effort (vs. tactical / administrative).
    • Improved Business function communication.
    • Cost Saving.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Business Administration/ Financial & Management Accounting/ Equivalent degree.
  • experience in strategic sourcing, Vendor relationship, Supply Chain professional.
  • Extensive experience structuring, writing and editing legal contracts with large complex organizations.
  • Experience in management of long-term vendor relationships including in providing feedback on performance metrics.
  • Experience in category management, logistics, procurement, and competitive bidding.
  • MS Office.
  • Computer literacy and a good knowledge of standard office software.

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United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen
Country of residence
Any Country
Both gender

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Young Professionals
Monthly salary
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Ooredoo QSC is an international telecommunications company headquartered in Doha, Qatar. Ooredoo provides mobile, wireless, wireline, and content services and... More details