This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analysing the major risks that concern the world - from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We combine experience with expertise and innovative thinking to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. And we enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. This is only possible with around 10,000 truly exceptional Swiss Re people across our group worldwide.
About the role
The Sourcing Specialist Mexico, in close coordination with the Sourcing Manager Mexico, works in all Sourcing category initiatives at a country level. This role follows the Category Management processes including the local responsibility for local sourcing projects, specification definition and demand management activities, as well as country Category-specific supplier performance and innovation activities as defined.
• Support end-to-end Procure to Pay processes for Swiss Re in Mexico, including all local projects and initiatives • Accountable to ensure quality processes for Source to Pay service delivery are maintained and updated to ensure business partner requirements continue to be met • Responsible for the collection of supplier, market, category and internal business data and information for the relevant categories at a country level in compliance with the Global Category Leads • Responsible for monitoring compliance and adherence to the applicable Swiss Re Procurement policies and procedures • Support the collection of Vendor, market, category and internal business data and information • Support the vendor management framework for Source to Pay, aligned to the Vendor Relationship and Management Framework • Responsible for providing project execution support to specific projects • Responsible for providing Source to Pay input into the development of appropriate Playbook • Responsible for rolling out Source to Pay best practices (Catalogs, Preferred Supplier Lists, etc.)
-4-7 years of Sourcing and Procurement experience with a reputed large and/or multinational company. -Prior experience in Insurance/Reinsurance/Financial institution is preferred. -Good understanding and working experience across assigned spend categories (Facilities Services, Professional and Consulting Services, IT Services, Travel and Events). -Experience of working in a global / regional sourcing & procurement organization. -Experience of working with global and Mexican/Latin American vendors will be a value addition. -Experience with designing processes and exposure to compliance requirements. -Be a self-starter with a demonstrated ability to lead projects and initiatives with minimal guidance. -Experience in stakeholder engagement (expectation setting, relationship management etc.). -Fluent Spanish and English is mandatory.