Procurement Excellence Project Manager

Allgemeine Informationen


  • Land / Region: Portugal
  • State/Province/County: Porto
  • City: Porto

  • Land / Region: República Checa
  • State/Province/County: Hlavni mesto Praha
  • City: Prague

  • Land / Region: República Checa
  • State/Province/County: South Moravian
  • City: Brno

  • Land / Region: Brasil

Business Unit
Governance, Processes, Systems & Functional Development
Vollzeit / Teilzeit
Experienced Professional


Your profile

  • Master’s degree in business administration, Industrial engineering, information technology or equal
  • Relevant consulting or industry experience within procurement, supply chain management, management consulting, or a related field
  • Demonstrated achievements in identifying and implementing process improvements in large-spend organizations with complex, high volume procurement
  • Lean Six Sigma, Green Belt or Black Belt certification is desirable
  • Subject matter expertise in one or more of procure-to-pay, spend analysis, performance metrics and measures development, gap analysis or cost reduction processes
  • Knowledge of sourcing and procurement principles and best practices along with the ability to apply this knowledge to execute projects and optimize strategies.
  • Critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills; proactive nature and willingness to challenge existing processes and propose new solutions
  • Excellent communication skills and persuasiveness, coupled with a confident demeanor and sharp business acumen
  • Independent, proactive way of working with a high degree of self-organization, structure, and ability to drive self-motivation & self-engagement belonging to a remote team
  • Experience leading transformation and change management projects on a global level
  • High learning agility
  • Scale Agile Framework (SAFE) certification is an asset
  • Advanced MS Office skills, especially Excel and PowerPoint, and high affinity for IT tools
  • Fluent English, International working experience preferred
  • 10 – 20% business travel (international & domestic)

Your responsibilities

  • Work with procurement leaders and cross functional partners to identify business-critical improvement needs aligned with the procurement function goals, and business growth strategies to enable procurement excellence transformation
  • Identify and deliver on a portfolio of high impact projects to improve procurement processes. This includes the development of implementation plans, ownership of execution and results achievement

·         Contributes to the advancement and sustainment of business improvement, business analytics, decision advisory practices and business change initiatives

  • Leverage significant in-depth procurement expertise to resolve complex problems, taking a broad perspective to identify unique and innovative solutions, and recommend best practices/guidance.
  • Provide input for automation and digitalization requirements to support business value outcomes without jeopardizing standardization principles.
  • Drive process excellence mindset to solidly support standardization and transformation agenda in the long-term.
  • Recommend strategies and tactics to develop a global culture of continuous improvement across the organization
  • Contribute to the advancement of procurement methods and levers to set innovative world class procurement standards

·         Participate in the development, improvement, implementation, and training of standardized process improvement methods (Lean/Agile/Kanban) to employees across the organization.

  • Build a network of internal partners to drive and coordinate value creation

Your opportunities for personal growth

  • Drive, change and lead the siemens energy transformation


"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

In our Business Functions we enable our organization to reach their targets by providing best-in class services and solutions in the areas of IT, HR, Finance, Real Estate, Strategy & Technology and more.

Great opportunity to be part of a global transformation team and become a strong enabler in shaping the success of our increased focus on Procurement Process Excellence, Standardization and fast transformation. You will be part of a Global team focused on delivering best in class global solutions. You will work with people who value effective communication, change management and continuous process improvement mindset and support our growth aspirations and the success of our Siemens Energy Procurement strategy deployment.


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