Regional Category Buyer - Corporate Services

Ville Wrocław

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Regional Category Buyer - Corporate Services-TGFI-PLWR01784191





Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business holds the number one global market position in eight of the ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions. We design, build and service some of the most intelligent and beautiful rail solutions in the world. Our products are safe, healthy for people and help preserve the world's natural environment.

We offer our employees a modern, friendly, professional and international environment and we encourage them to innovate.

Regional Category Buyer – Corporate Services – Wrocław, Poland


As a Regional Category Buyer within Corporate Services you will be based in our regional hub in Wrocław and reporting directly to the Regional Category Lead EMEA-APAC. You will be responsible for a sub-category with a spend of typically $20-100M p.a. As a member of both the regional and global category team, you will contribute to the development of comprehensive strategies for your sub-category, (Interim, Business consulting or HR services) and execute the resulting project portfolio in your region, improving the profitability and competitiveness of the company, both in the region and globally.

To succeed in this role you should have a strong background within category management and strategic sourcing. You will have a big drive for results, building partnerships, be an excellent communicator and have strong problem solving skills.


Lead the company’s category management efforts for a given spend category in the region EMEA and APAC. Contribute to the development of global category strategies and the resulting project portfolio.

With category teams spread in Europe and APAC, develop comprehensive project plans that address all hurdles to project implementation. Lead and facilitate regional category governance and execute global as well, as regional category projects, supported by procurement business partners located in all major sites in Europe and APAC.

Deliver savings and cost reductions as committed to the bottom line of the company and contribute to the development of the IGS organization.

With Procurement Business Partners, manage stakeholders and stakeholder engagement for the category Corporate Services in the region, ensuring that business requirements for your category are fully understood and addressed in the category strategy.

Manage and develop relationships with strategic and critical suppliers in the region.

Ensure that risk management and compliance standards are rigorously and consistently applied across all contracts with our supply base.


Your qualifications include:

University degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or equivalent disciplines.

+5 Years of experience within category management and strategic sourcing, of which 2 years in a regional/multi-sties capacity.

Familiar with the sourcing approaches applicable to the category, including advanced approaches, procurement levers and innovative supply solutions.

Track record demonstrated by success and proven ability to manage complex tasks with very limited supervision working with and supporting a high amount of stakeholders.

We see the ideal candidate possessing the following personality and competencies:

Solid category management expertise and ideally with multi-sites exposure.

Strong negotiation techniques with demonstrated interpersonal and relationship/network building skills.

Proven ability to influence with local/global stakeholders to ensure buy-in and compliance.

Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% of the time within its region.
English and Polish fluently is mandatory for the role, (Both written and spoken). Language skills with either German, Czech, Hungarian or French is highly desirable.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

Your ideas move people.

Job: Finance/Accounting/Treasury
Primary Location: PL-DOL-Wrocław
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
11.10.2018, 7:20:24 AM

Unposting Date
10.12.2018, 4:59:00 PM

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