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ING Direct  > offerta di lavoro n. 240594

immagine: lavoro con ING Direct

Category Manager

> 061581

Assunzione alle dipendenze

Tempo determinato

regime orario
Full time

luogo di lavoro
IT Lombardia, Milano

area professionale
Banking, Insurance

livello professionale

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Descrizione della posizione

In the range of his/her procurement scope, the candidate will cooperate and support the development and implementation of ING sourcing strategies at local level, ensuring categories management (RFI/RFP/Auction/contract definition) in line with Bank strategy and processes/regulations compliance. He/she will interact at global level to propose and share best practices, relevant projects, and guidelines to be applied at local level. He/she will act as an advisor/mentor for new employees and co-workers in lower positions and be able to coordinate them ensuring results in line with targets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Market analysis and strategy: understand market trends and benchmarks with other ING Branches/Companies/Industries
  • Sourcing:  identify and promote sourcing initiatives aiming to achieve goals such as cost optimization, higher quality of services, innovation, better value for money, etc. and initiate, develop and implement sourcing initiatives in line with the above:
  • Collect business needs/requirements and be able to challenge technical and functional specification
  • Design the tender process identifying internal and external stakeholders, leading tasks and related communication
  • Define tender documentation and manage the operational steps of tenders independently (suppliers involvement, tender doc definition, offers comparison, negotiation, contract definition)
  • Contract Management: Prepare and monitor contract documentations with direct responsibility of the economic part and coordinating with the other departments for the rest
  • Suppliers management: creation and foster of a good relationship with suppliers, being able to identify key stakeholders and decision makers
  • Risk Management and compliance: execute procedures and controls, in line with Bank policies and regulations (i.e. Supplier onboarding, KYS, contract monitoring), identify and implement activities of remediation driven by Bank policies and procedures, edit and update local procedures/policies in line with HO guidelines when required
  • Reporting: perform spend analysis, formulate reports concerning purchasing activities individually, compile HO / Local reports on Sourcing activities and results, contracts status, active suppliers, prepare PPT to be shared with middle/high management of the Bank



  • Degree: Engineering/Economic degree is preferred
  • Knowledge of internal Bank processes and of all Procurement internal guidelines, procedures and regulations (preferable)


Technical skills

  • Applications (ERP, Excel, PPT, Access, spend analysis tool, e-sourcing platform)
  • Knowledge of internal Bank processes  and of all Procurement internal guidelines, procedures and regulations (preferable)
  • Knowledge of sourcing methods and market best practices
  • Proficient knowledge of English       


Soft skills

  • Team spirit
  • Highly committed
  • Accuracy
  • Pro-active and problem solving attitude
  • Good project management skills (ability to maintain governance and overview on the whole activities and related progress)
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills at local and global level
  • Very high analytical skills
  • Negotiation skills in Italian and English


Duration: fixed-term contract (maternity leave replacement)

Work location: Milan


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