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AVP, Head of Small to Medium Category Management,

Thomson Reuters Sourcing 12/7/2017 4:39:56 AM Bangalore, KA India
Job Description

AVP Head of Small to Medium Category Management Bangalore & Beijing will be responsible for the Sourcing Operations Category support team to develop project pipeline, manage the resource for delivery and materialize the business results.

Tactical Sourcing in Thomson Reuters is a group of activities managed under Strategic Sourcing methodology. These activities are generally related to Data Analysis, Specification Development, Contracting Document and Coordination of varied activities and they could be driven by certain procedure where certain level of knowledge on Market and Business are required. 

  • Manage the team to ensure professional sourcing support to deliver meaningful business results
  • Develop, agree and implement a sourcing and procurement strategy for the agreed sourcing sub-categories in support of Global Sourcing objectives
  • Accountable for achieving targeted results, including cost savings, for the agreed sourcing sub-categories
  • Apply strategic sourcing practices and manage supplier negotiations to ensure that full benefits are realized and sustained
  • Ensure the adoption for sourcing systems and when it is required, provide effective transition from current practices to any new model including migration to Global Sourcing systems
  • Develop, manage and measure key supplier relationships
  • Manage resources, work plan and progress of work
  • Meet with team-level stakeholders to build and win internal support and implement communications plans
  • Resolve project level issues and escalate as appropriate
  • Ensure that processes and communications channels exist in order to maximize the effectiveness of the delivery and implementations of any sourcing negotiations or projects
  • Maintain, and present to manager, intelligence and market analysis to all businesses regarding product and service development opportunities

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Req #: JREQ095520
Locations: Bangalore-India
Job Function: Sourcing
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