Overview

eDreams ODIGEO is one of the world’s largest online travel companies and one of the largest European e-commerce businesses. Under its four leading online travel agency brands – eDreams, GO Voyages, Opodo, Travellink, and the metasearch engine Liligo – it offers the best deals in regular flights, low-cost airlines, hotels, cruises, car rental, dynamic packages, holiday packages and travel insurance to make travel easier, more accessible, and better value for the more than 18 million customers it serves across 43 markets. eDreams ODIGEO is listed in the Spanish Stock Market.

Description

The eDreams ODIGEO Procurement team has the overall responsibility for anchoring a strong cost optimisation and value creation mindset in the eDreams ODIGEO organisation, and leading procurement efforts in a way that supports the overall objectives and strategy of eDreams ODIGEO.
A Procurement Specialist is a high energy entrepreneur with a strong drive to support all the internal clients and strategic initiates of the organization.

Main Responsibilities

  • Drive down prices & total cost through defining category strategies & executing negotiations
  • Build category strategies by developing cross-functional teams; executing internal analysis (spend, TCO & savings) & external analysis (benchmark, supplier & market); and defining a sourcing strategy
  • Stakeholder management by managing internal clients and strategic partnerships
  • Execute risk and opportunity assessment
  • Perform tracking and reporting of the achieved cost reductions and additional value generated
  • Manage suppliers performance and enforce Procurement Processes & Policies
  • Execute Purchase to Pay process in AX Dynamics (Microsoft ERP) & Coupa platform
  • Design and execute strategic sourcing in Coupa platform
  • Register and manage vendors in AX Dynamics & Coupa platform
  • Source vendors through market research & supplier evaluation
  • Analyze vendor technical and commercial proposals
  • Execute end-to-end strategic sourcing through RFx (RFI, RFP, RFQ)
  • Manage contract process: by coordinating contract creation with stakeholders and insuring contract best practices (SLAs, KPI, bonus & malus system, SOW, MSA)

Requirements

  • 5 years + experience within Procurement or Sourcing environment (a must)
  • 2 year + experience with Coupa, Ariba, Jaggaer, Ivalua (a most)
  • Great communication & stakeholder management skills
  • Strong in leading & executing procurement & sourcing projects
  • Excellent contract & price negotiations skills
  • Strong analytic skills
  • Experience within supplier relations management
  • Proficient English skills, verbal and writing
  • Negotiation skills experience
  • Good knowledge of purchasing, negotiation, commercial understanding and cost breakdown
  • Developed soft skills – to manage executive level stakeholders and manage cross-functional teams