Loading...
 

NPR Manager BNL

Date: May 5, 2022

Location: Amsterdam, NL

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

•    Leads, drives the buying process for the assigned area, ensuring competitive pricing, right service and quality level with best terms & conditions while adherence to Akzo Nobel policies, rules and procedures.
•    Implements global and develops regional category strategies as part of their geographic responsibility under the stewardship of the relevant Global or Regional Category Manager.
•    Train and educate users on the tools, policies and procedures pertaining to NPR purchase.

Responsibilities

•    Source, support and facilitate the acquisition of NPR goods and services. 
•    Support the attainment of NPR procurement goals, both global, regional and local, related but not limited to saving, cost avoidance, supplier reduction, payment term improvement, catalogue buying, process improvement, sustainabilty, etc.
•    Create and maintain relevant data for seamless execution of NPR buying process. Such data include but not limited to vendor information, catalogue, approval workflow, risk profile, data related to requisition and order etc. 
•    Ensure that all commercial contracts are executed in compliance to AN’'s policy, especially in area of legal requirement, approval & signing authority and contract life management.
•    Perform spend analysis to identify and drive opportunities for cost reduction, supplier consolidation, payment term harmonization, contract coverage and catalogue expansion. At the same time, identify risk pertaining to conflict of interest, split purchase, classification errors and policy non-compliance.
•    Execute S2C process professionally, including but not limited to supplier sourcing, competitive bidding, negotiating, bid analysis & evaluation, award, contracting, progress tracking, payment, risk management, SHE, warranty, service agreement, performance review, etc. 
•    Interacts with multiple stakeholders within the country/ cluster of countries to understand potential challenges and business requirements to be addressed.
•    Resolve most of the operational issues related to P2P promptly. Failing so, escalate it timely/promt and follow through resolution strictly. 
•    Creates awareness of the relevant policies, rules and procedures among users. Train and educate users on the use of system, tools for NPR, like Procurement card and catalogue buying.
•    Constantly review relevant NPR processes and make improvement or recommendation when required, proof continuously improvement mentality.
•    Supports / leads local NPR projects as and when assigned.
 

Requirements

•    Source, support and facilitate the acquisition of NPR goods and services. 
•    Support the attainment of NPR procurement goals, both global, regional and local, related but not limited to saving, cost avoidance, supplier reduction, payment term improvement, catalogue buying, process improvement, sustainabilty, etc.
•    Create and maintain relevant data for seamless execution of NPR buying process. Such data include but not limited to vendor information, catalogue, approval workflow, risk profile, data related to requisition and order etc. 
•    Ensure that all commercial contracts are executed in compliance to AN’'s policy, especially in area of legal requirement, approval & signing authority and contract life management.
•    Perform spend analysis to identify and drive opportunities for cost reduction, supplier consolidation, payment term harmonization, contract coverage and catalogue expansion. At the same time, identify risk pertaining to conflict of interest, split purchase, classification errors and policy non-compliance.
•    Execute S2C process professionally, including but not limited to supplier sourcing, competitive bidding, negotiating, bid analysis & evaluation, award, contracting, progress tracking, payment, risk management, SHE, warranty, service agreement, performance review, etc. 
•    Interacts with multiple stakeholders within the country/ cluster of countries to understand potential challenges and business requirements to be addressed.
•    Resolve most of the operational issues related to P2P promptly. Failing so, escalate it timely/promt and follow through resolution strictly. 
•    Creates awareness of the relevant policies, rules and procedures among users. Train and educate users on the use of system, tools for NPR, like Procurement card and catalogue buying.
•    Constantly review relevant NPR processes and make improvement or recommendation when required, proof continuously improvement mentality.
•    Supports / leads local NPR projects as and when assigned.
 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 21827