Global Contract Manager

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Location
Kraków,Małopolskie,Poland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Dec 2016
Ref
PL59010400_E7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ABB is creating a new Global Business Service (GBS) center in Krakow. Joining the ABB GBS in Krakow, you will have the opportunity to work in a high-paced international environment and grow together with the rapidly developing business. For our expanding Information Systems Sourcing - Global Contract Team located in Krakow, we are currently looking for experienced candidates for the position of: Global Contract Manager The objective of this position is to leverage the purchasing power of ABB on a global level. The position holder will support internal Customer (Group Function - Information Systems [GF-IS]) in overseeing all contractual activities, for the allocated contract. The successful candidate will join a team of experts in Centre of Expertise.

Tasks:
Responsibilities:
- Lead global IS in contracts negotiations in relation to contract and commercial matters;
- Facilitate contract change activities;
- Drive cost management (reduction savings and avoidance);
- Manage contract lifecycle for allocated contracts;
- Manage all change end service requests (in contract);
- Support vendor managers and contract negotiators upon request;
- Liaise with contract team customers, internal stakeholders and subject matter experts.

Requirements:
- Track record of minimum 5 years of experience in global IS sourcing contracts;
- Excellent negotiation skills;
- Fluency in English (written and spoken);
- Very good communication skills and ability to build relationships;
- Strong analytical skills with an eye for detail;
- Excellent organization skills;
- Ability to multitask, work under pressure and proactively identify and solve issues.