Job Summary: The Strategic Sourcing Manager will mainly strengthen Ericsson’s competitive position by maximizing supplier value, proactively managing business risks and contributing to the creation of value for the Customer. The SSM is accountable for evaluating, qualifying and selecting suppliers for the external purchase and licensing of all products and services: 1) to be delivered to Customers as part of or as an Ericsson product or service and 2) for internal use within Ericsson. The SSM and/or the Supplier Relationship Manager are responsible for all commercial relationship with suppliers.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
You will lead, prepare & execute the RFx process
You will evaluate and select suppliers
You will conduct supplier negotiation
You will ensure supplier agreement implementation
You will contribute to the long term business
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must have sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge
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