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Head of Sourcing (Telco)

Job description


  • Procurement Strategy Development: Formulate and execute a comprehensive sourcing strategy aligned with the division's goals and objectives.
  • Vendor Management: Assess potential vendors, negotiate contracts, and establish enduring partnerships with key suppliers. Monitor vendor performance to ensure adherence to contractual obligations, quality benchmarks, and delivery schedules.
  • Cost Management Responsibilities: Drive cost reduction initiatives through efficient negotiation tactics, vendor consolidation, and value optimization. Monitor market trends, assess pricing models, and implement cost-efficient sourcing approaches while upholding quality standards.
  • End-to-End Contract Administration: Manage contracts throughout their lifecycle in the Network domain, aligning with divisional plans.
  • Supplier Performance Assessment: Establish performance metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) for supplier evaluation. Conduct periodic assessments, review SLAs, and provide feedback to suppliers for continuous enhancement.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and stakeholder to understand sourcing needs, provide guidance on best practices, and align strategies


  • Degree in Accounting / Telecoms / Computer Science
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the Telecommunications Industry
  • Comprehensive understanding of the entire Network ecosystem, including cost drivers and deliverables.
  • Proficient in financial data analysis, expense forecasting, and financial reporting.
  • Experience collaborating with stakeholders/SMEs to gather crucial input and insights on operational requirements.
  • Ongoing analysis of financial performance against budgeted targets, identifying variances, investigating causes, and providing actionable insights

How to Apply:

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Due to the volume of applications received, we regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

JTK Number: JTKSM 995 | Company Registration Number: 201301019088 (1048918-T)

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