Lenovo Regional Procurement Manager in Milano Segrate, Italy

The General Procurement organization is responsible for sourcing, purchasing, and managing spend for all non-production goods or services used internally by Lenovo. It includes 9 major operating expense categories: Marketing Communications, IT Services, Real Estate, Travel, Workforce, Business Services, Site Services, HR Services, and R&D; Services.

As a Regional Procurement Manager, this candidate will be responsible for sourcing, managing, and optimizing the purchase of goods and services on all indirect buys. He/she should have experience in the related field and the desire to engage Lenovo’s internal stakeholders with superior procurement support, working with our Global Commodity Managers (GCM’s) to leverage worldwide spend on strategic categories.

  • Manage and optimize Lenovo’s Spend with external suppliers, generating Procurement Value-Add (Savings and Cost-Avoidance) for Lenovo;

  • Drive Customer Satisfaction (Serviceability) for our internal Lenovo executives and operations teams through Supplier selection and engagement;

  • Ensure adequate Business Controls are in place surrounding sourcing, contracts, spending, and supplier management;

  • Drive best practices and transformation activities to ensure continuous improvement;

  • Initiate procure-to-pay processes on non-strategic purchases to improve procurement efficiency. - 3+ years procurement experience in IT related company is required

  • fluent English

  • Professional experience in Brand Marketing or Marketing/Communications spend management is a plus

About Lenovo

Lenovo is a $46 billion global Fortune 500 company and leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial and enterprise technology. Our portfolio of high-quality, secure products and services covers PCs, workstations, servers, storage, smart TVs and a family of mobile products like smartphones (including the Moto brand), tablets and apps. Everyone here at Lenovo is an integral part of the company, working together, across continents, cultures and innovations, all comprised in a friendly, fast-paced, work environment that focuses on one common goal: to be known as the best in what we do.

Job ID #: 60523

Position Title: Regional Procurement Manager

Location: ITA-Milano Segrate

Functional Area: Procurement

Facility: Regional Office

Relocation Provided: No

Education Required: Bachelors Degree

Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years

Travel Percent: 10