Service Center Sourcing Manager

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Service Center Sourcing Manager-18067080


  • The Sourcing Manager will be a member of a high performing Enterprise Supply Chain team that identifies strategic sourcing opportunities and leads supply chain optimization initiatives with a focus on several non-technology categories.
  • The ideal candidate will have good sourcing, contracting and supplier management experience, preferably within a leading Financial Services firm.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Communicate effectively with internal business users to identify sourcing strategy and to ensure joint ownership in optimizing the supply chain and total cost of ownership
  • Lead and manage projects together with business owners from support to design and implement/execute supplier engagement plan
  • Assist the in-country and regional sourcing teams with the development of the regional/global sourcing strategy and work in define scope of work at country level with alignment to country regulatory/compliance requirements
  • Lead the sourcing initiatives and conduct requests for proposal, eAuctions, supplier negotiations, financial analysis, contract negotiations and project management
  • Work with business users to manage the analysis, negotiation and draft of country contracts (Work Orders, SOWs, etc.) where required and oversee the process in accordance with country contract signing requirements
  • Develops and maintains key business partnerships with business, legal, finance, risk and compliance to ensure all projects are executed in accordance with Citi policies and project execution is achieved in an efficient and timely manner
  • Conduct vendor due diligence and establish KPIs to minimize third party risk



  • Bachelor's or equivalent degree from an accredited College or University 5-7 years of relevant Procurement and/or Sourcing experience.
  • JLPT Level 2 or 1 certificate is required  with fluent spoken and written Japanese,
  • CET 6 certificate is necessary with fluent spoken English
  • Sourcing experience in financial service sector with     proven experience with strong track records in leading cross-functional sourcing initiatives.
  • Good interpersonal, communication, presentation, negotiation skills with strong influencing and persuasive talents.
  • Experienced in managing stakeholders expectations
  • Familiar with the use of eSourcing and related tools
  • Strong analytics skills in performing bid evaluations and category spend analysis
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating contracts
  • Self-motivated, takes initiative and has the ability to effectively organize, multitask and prioritize a wide array of initiatives
  • Has an aptitude for innovation
  • High integrity and ethics
  • Working with minimal supervision
  • Comfortable working within the Citi organization and culture specifically:
  • Working with minimal supervision
  • Taking ownership and being accountable
  • Comfortable with a high level of responsibility
  • Working effectively whilst under deadline pressures

7 February 2019
Location: China Liaoning Dalian
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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