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Abbott Procurement Specialist in Cuidad de Mexico, Mexico
HAVE YOU EVER DREAMT OF MAKING AN IMPACT ON THE WORLD?
Become a PROCUREMENT SPECIALIST for our Abbott Established Pharmaceutical Division.
If you are inspired by our commitment to improving patient care, this role might well be what you have been looking for!
Core Job Responsibilities:
First line responder; pivots between strategy, operations and transactional sourcing
Execute against category strategies and work in the guidance of strategic category leaders
Manage SOWs/RFI's/Ordering documents. Assist with supplier selection.
Manage day to day supply issues. Analyses possible solutions using standard procedures. Communicates pertinent information to both internal customers and suppliers to keep apprised and to prevent problems.
Support PO conversion - non- transactional and some negotiations
Manage PO approvals
Educate on existing solutions and enable performance and tech tools development
PO change management and communicate trends of changes
Enable supplier integration and KPI's
Drive savings outcomes
Collaboration with functions
Create and implement RFPs.
Proactively identifies areas of opportunity for new business opportunities, process improvement, and cost efficiencies.
Considered an SME of categories under their responsibilities.
You will report to the Mexico Procurement Manager.
CAN’T WAIT TO GET STARTED?
To be successful in this role, you will require the following qualifications:
BA or equivalent experience required: MBA preferred
Minimum of 2-4 years’ of Procurement experience. Functional experience.
Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) or similar certification desirable
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, with high-level working knowledge of SAP R/3.
Proficiency in English
Knowledge of regulatory, compliance and market access requirements linked to product sourcing in support of building sourcing strategies
Some experience with Supplier management
Knowledge of category technologies and products.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.
To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email firstname.lastname@example.org