Strategic Procurement Consultant
You can prove experience and projects in multiple IT technology areas and/or mobility with aptitude for Project Management and Business Process Optimization.
As a Strategic Procurement Consultant, you are skilled to :
Define the project scope, time frame and required resources
Provide strong functional understanding of Ariba strategic procurement solutions (spend visibility, sourcing, contract management, savings tracking, supplier information and performance management) so you are able to discuss, demonstrate and setup the Ariba solution to meet customers' business needs
Calculate return of investment
Work closely with the customers to monitor and determine setup requirements
Define, setup, test and deploy Best Practices Solutions
Guide the customer on Best Practices Solutions for long-term success
Define a methodology for using strategic procurement solutions
Be the end responsible for project tracking, analysis, change management and training of key users
Provide support to key-users
Create and maintain relevant project documents
Participate and/or lead customers’ meetings to understand business requirements
Ensure quality standards to ensure compliance with business strategies
Coach other Aptys team members, taking on more responsibility as you grow in your career
Contribute to presales activities and prototyping
Definitely customer-focused, your positive attitude and pragmatic vision help you delivering added-value solutions with an innovative approach to make our customers happy for a long time! You are committed to the success of the projects you are working on individually and collectively.
You show flexibility, strong perseverance and determination. Result-driven, you analyze, monitor, adapt and get things done! You have excellent presentation skills and are an open to-the-point communicator. You are proud to represent our expertise and values. Your professionalism, self-confidence and autonomy make you a trusted advisor at our customers.
Naturally studious, you want to learn, share and be on top of your field. You like to innovate, to develop new solutions or business extensions and to discover new technologies.
Minimum 2 years of proven experience with strategic procurement solutions such as Ariba, Bravo, Coupa, Synertrade, Emptoris, Basware, Beeline… or similar solutions
Master Degree preferably in Business or Industrial Engineering, Computer Sciences or Economics.
Ideally trilingual and min. bilingual, your mother tongue is French or Dutch and you are fluent in English
You reside in Belgium
your soft skills
Highly motivated for delivering solutions
Customer-oriented (active listening, willingness to understand customer needs and taste of personal relationships)
Proactive & result-oriented
Eager to learn