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Company: Ericsson
Location: Beijing, China
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Telecommunications, Broadcasting


As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we've made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.

Our Exciting Opportunity

We are now looking for a Sourcing Category Manager. In this role, your contributions will be to effect and administer Category Strategy, Targets and key performance indicators (KPIs) and secure a Category Supplier base that supports Ericsson current & future business needs. By doing so, your charge of steering business awards to PSL suppliers, regulate risk, cost and demands, whilst securing quality and compliance. 


You Will

  • Develop, implement and drive Category Strategy
  • Be responsible for ddminister supplier base and supplier classification
  • Define Supplier targets and critical metrics
  • Create cost effective category solutions and business models
  • Optimize category performance
  • Identify and Perform business intelligence and benchmark 


 To be successful in the role you must have

  • Bachelor degree or above
  • Min 8 years of experience in sourcing role with Telecommuncation industry background
  • Network Service experience
  • Sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge
  • Change & Improvement Management Skills
  • Commercial Acumen & Skills
  • Local Laws & Regulation Knowledge
  • Market Insight and Negotiation Skills
  • Relating & Networking skills
  • 3+ years people management experience


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won't develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.

What happens once you apply?

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Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson's Code of Business Ethics.


Primary country and city: China (CN) || || Beijing || Supply&Log

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