Procurement Sr Manager – Active Network Job in Al Kuwait, Kuwait at Zain – Kuwait

Job Description

Description Responsibilities:

  • Establish Group wide Framework Agreements and Price Books with the main Network Vendors.
  • Manage Group RFPs for strategic bids
  • Evaluate and approve Opco’s requirements (commercially) in accordance with the governance
  • Negotiate/re-negotiate Group Framework Agreements for the Networks Category.
  • Re-negotiate yearly Group Price Books for the above category (HW & SW and Services)
  • Setup and maintain an up-to-date price benchmarking tool Manage the contractual relationship with Group Vendors.
  • Manage Group Tender process (workflow) for high value and strategic bids.
  • Coordinate Tender Evaluation and Vendor selection process (Technical, Financial, Commercial)
  • Manage in coordination with the Contract Manager, the subsequent contractual negotiations as well as the PR/PO process.
  • Serving as a contact point for local operating companies for Group Vendor issues /concerns.
  • Coordinate with Operating Companies to gather feedback on the Group Vendors performance.
  • Regular Reporting to the Technology Procurement Director.
  • Any other task handed over by the hierarchy.

What Do You Need to Qualify Education: Bachelor’s degree in management-related field or equivalent
Experience: 6-8 years of relevant experience with at least 5 years in a similar role

  • Extensive experience in Network & IT industry sourcing
  • Sound Contract Management experience at standalone operation and group level
  • Group Vendor Management
  • Sound Finance knowledge (Payment terms, tax…)
  • Group Policies and Procedures

Job Details

Job Location
Al Kuwait, Kuwait

Company Industry
Other Business Support Services

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

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About Company

Company: Zain – Kuwait

Company Location:  Al Kuwait, Kuwait

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