Wyndham Worldwide Procurement Manager, EMEA in London, United Kingdom

Procurement Manager, EMEA

Description

Summary

This is a newly created role with Wyndham Hotels and Resorts where the role holder will be responsible for all sourcing and procurement activity both Corporately and across the EMEA Hotels portfolio. They will be required to work with a number of key stakeholders across various spend categories in the EMEA region therefore significant international travel wil be required.

The role will be based in London reporting directly to the Senior Director - Finance EMEA in a newly created finance hub ( alongside Accounts Receivable, Financial Planning & Analysis and Feasibility) where the role will be proactively challenged to ensure a focus on supplier management, delivering better technology / processes and realising measurable revenue generation and cost savings opportunity.

Qualifications

Personal Skills

  • Demonstrates integrity and professionalism and is viewed by internal and external

stakeholders as credible and trustworthy.

  • Proven track record of meeting cost savings targets across varies categories.

  • Builds strong & collaborative relationships / networks with stakeholders & suppliers.

  • Ability to influence and work confidently with stakeholders at all levels.

  • Self motivated, proactive, accountable and results focused and can be relied to work on their own initiative.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and a high level of presentation skills.

  • Strong and proven organisational skills with ability to handle multiple projects in a fast

paced and dynamic environment.

  • Excellent negotiation and commercial skills.

  • Travel is requried up to 50% across Europe, Middle East Africa and Eurasia

Software Skills

  • High standard of Microsoft skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

  • Comprehensive analytical skills

  • Ability to use spend data, analysis, contract management and e-procurement tools

Technical Skills

  • Educated to degree level

  • Procurement management experience of strategic sourcing in a large international company /environment

  • Certification from CIPs or ISM is preferred

  • High level of project management skills and working collaboratively with internal and

external stakeholders

  • Proven track record of delivering cost savings across multiple geographies & categories

Complexity

Decisions made by the post holder will directly impact the financial performance of the region. These results will be highly visible as top-line revenue growth and bottom line savings and will contribute to the overall performance of the EMEA region.

Scope/Financial Responsibilit y

The post holder’s actions and influence will be impactful on performance and overall upon the relationship between the suppliers and WHG.

Organisational Structure

This role will report directly into Senior Director of Finance , EMEA and dotted line into Hotels Strategic Sourcing in US.

Job: Procurement / Purchasing

Primary Location: England-London

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time

Organization: Wyndham Hotel Group

Job Posting: Apr 27, 2018, 7:39:59 AM

Requisition ID: 1805727

Equal Opportunity Wyndham Worldwide fosters a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate either directly or indirectly against employees or prospective employees on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference/orientation, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, national origin, age or disability, or against any other protection established by applicable law or regulation. We will make reasonable accommodations for eligible disabled applicants and employees in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. We are committed to actions and policies to assure fair employment, including equal treatment in hiring, promotion, training, compensation, termination and disciplinary action and will not tolerate unlawful discrimination either directly or indirectly by our employees or agents.