Torbali - Izmir, Turkey





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We are looking for a Direct Materials Procurement Category Leader who will work in İzmir-Philsa and be responsible for category management and strategy deployment. This role will enhance your strategic thinking and negotiation skills both with third parties and internal stakeholders. You will contribute to the definition of global DIM category strategy and vendor footprint taking into consideration regional business requirements and supply market trends to secure materials availability at optimal total cost of ownership. Read further if you want to learn what the main responsibilities of the role are: • Contribute to the definition of category strategy and ensure its deployment across the region • Identify and implement price and productivity initiatives • Implement data driven sourcing activities • Negotiate optimal terms and conditions with vendors/suppliers • Lead standardization and streamlining of the vendor portfolio for assigned categories • Manage vendor's performance through Supplier Relationship Model • Ensure full compliance with local legislation and company’s policies and practices • Support PMI Sustainability program leveraging on reliable collaboration with Suppliers This position can be something for you if you recognize yourself in the below profile. You: • Hold a university degree • Have at least 2 years of experience in Procurement with exposure to multinational environment • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English • Have strong communication & interpersonal skills and have attention for detail • Are collaborative, a team player, customer oriented and a quick learner • Advanced knowledge of SAP, Excel, Power BI is an advantage One more thing: at Philip Morris we see equal pay for equal work between woman and men as the baseline standard for equality. Our good intentions do match our practices as we achieved the Global Equal Salary Certification. Moreover, we invest in creating a diverse workforce & a culture based on personal and career development, both on local as well as international level. How does this sound? If you are interested, go ahead and apply! #LIJobs