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HSBC Digital Business Services is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency.
Digital Business Services combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.
We are currently seeking a high calibre professional to join our team as a Category Manager.
To implement Sourcing projects to deliver defined country annual savings targets. These projects will deliver competitive advantage for the HSBC business through cost savings, lifecycle value generation, demand management and innovation
The projects will be delivered globally or locally according to the Category Strategies and Commodity plans and will demonstrate the full range of supply and demand-side levers.
In-depth sourcing knowledge will be applied to implement these plans across all category areas while ensuring the risks associated with the purchase of goods and services are mitigated commercially, contractually and operationally
Responsible for implementation e-Sourcing and for delivering incremental value to the business through e-Auctions
It is encouraged that post contract value opportunities will be identified and delivered through working with business supplier managers and the local supply base making sure that these opportunities align with Category Strategies at all times
Will likely work across various categories and will need to demonstrate a wide range of category knowledge. Be able to work dynamically and flexibly with a broad range of SMEs
To work with a variety of stakeholders and business partners requiring proactive engagement and developing of existing and new relationships
To drive the right business outcomes with advanced subject matter expertise during implement projects and will support the local business in ensuring that the outputs of sourcing projects are embedded in the business to drive value through the contract lifecycle
The Strategic Sourcing Manager will partner with Category Managers in supervising local market conditions and will work with Category Management regarding emerging opportunities or changes
Ensure maximum contractual protection for the business, taking into account the Procurement Handbook requirements and local regulatory issues
With Operations implement the appropriate buying channel and with Supplier Risk Management (SRM), the appropriate supplier management approach for all projects assigned
The role will ensure that businesses have operational accountability for contracts after signature and work with the SRM team to drive appropriate deployment of the supplier relationship management framework
Provide robust reports on progress against targets, PSL and buying channel compliance.
In the competition of the sourcing projects, instill an adaptable and strategic service and delivery culture, which makes business partners value Procurement
Manage the application of a range of sourcing approaches, including the use of e-Sourcing, to deliver the best appropriate business outcomes
Influence the business and act as pathfinder for business (including Legal) and supply market relationships
Support Category Management as required in the development and review of robust, forward-looking category plans based on business and product needs, supply market dynamics, and technological changes in marketplace
Cultivate and build relationships with key stakeholders and business partners as relevant to role