Founded in Marseille in 1966 by Pierre Bellon, Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in individual and organizational performance. Operating in 64 countries, Sodexo serves 100 million consumers each day through its unique combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Through its more than 100 services, Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over 50 years of experience: from foodservices, reception, maintenance and cleaning, to facilities and equipment management; from services and programs fostering employees’ engagement to solutions that simplify and optimize their mobility and expenses management to in-home assistance, child care centers and concierge services. Sodexo’s success and performance are founded on its independence, its sustainable business model and its ability to continuously develop and engage its 420,000 employees throughout the world.
We are looking for a proactive and experienced Category Buyer to join our supply management team. This is a temporary position as a maternity leave substitute, approximately for 9 months.
As Category Buyer you develop and implement category strategies that secure best possible TCO for Sodexo, in full alignment with Sodexo’s overall business objectives. Key responsibilities also include formulation and execution of annual category and sourcing plans, delivering savings and purchase income, improvement activities, as well as maintaining relevant and strong relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders. You report to the Head of Supply Management, Finland, and cooperate with the global/regional supply management teams.
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We offer you the opportunity to make a difference in our small, efficient buyer team, and to gather experience in a global company with strong supply management processes. Come and join us in delivering Quality of Life services!
Interested in joining us? Send us your CV and application as soon as possible, at the latest by June 27, 2021. We will start interviews during the application period, so act quickly!
For more detailed information please contact Hanna Savin, Head of Supply Management Finland, 050 502 3726, email@example.com