(CEN) SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIP AND COMMUNICATION MANAGER

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Date: Aug 6, 2022

Location: Monterrey, NLE, MX, 64000

Company: CEMEX

Job Description

Manage and execute an effective communication strategy, global Procurement programs (H&S, Sustainability, Innovation, others), and strategic evolution projects (training academy, NPs score, others) to ensure the continuous improvement and evolution of our Procurement Model and practices.

Main Responsibilities

  • Establish communication strategy to improve and maintain a fluent and coordinated participation between Procurement countries/regions, internal and external audiences, and Global Procurement
  • Determine the evolution of the Suppliers website to ensure effective, interesting, and accurate information, maintaining and improving the participation of suppliers and interest areas
  • Integrate and inform the Procurement’s annual progress and achievements to share with external audiences
  • Coordinate the Contractors Health & Safety evaluation (liability policies, risk premiums, security manuals, and accreditations, among other requirements), to reduce the risk of injury in the pursuit of zero accidents in our operations
  • Conduct the supplier’s sustainability evolution ensuring the active participation from all procurement countries and global Procurement suppliers
  • Establish, plan, and conduct suppliers sharing ideas and best practices that help optimize costs, processes and services.
  • Define NPS score from suppliers, internal customers, and procurement employees to develop action plans and KPIs to follow-up the performance improvement
  • Development of the Procurement Academy, build content and update materials with topics of interest 
  • Lead and manage a group of interns to support projects and activities

Position Challenges

  • Ensure effective communication within Procurement and other areas
  • Attend and advance in different topics simultaneously
  • Ability to understand needs and offer solutions accordingly
  • Agree with other areas on common strategies to implement worldwide
  • Organize work teams and tasks to meet deadlines
  • Self-starter and proactive in defining impact strategies

Qualifications

  • Language Proficiency: Written and spoken English and Spanish
  • Academic Background: Communications, Marketing or related and master’s degree
  • Areas of expertise: at least 10 years of experience in Communications, Innovation, Supply Chain, Planning and/or Marketing. 
  • Technical Skills required by role: Procurement, Operations, international working
  • Soft Skills: Creative, ability to define, coordinate and execute, organized, self-sufficient

Internal/External Relations

INTERNAL:

  • Regional and Country Procurement
  • Health & Safety
  • Sustainability
  • Innovation
  • Communication
  • HR / CEMEX University
  • GES
  • Legal Compliance

 

EXTERNAL:

  • Suppliers
  • Third-party evaluators & providers

CEMEX Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At CEMEX, we recognize the diversity of the world in which we live and in which we do business. We respect diversity, we address the inclusion and non-discrimination of any talented person, regardless of gender, physical ability, age, sexual orientation, culture, ethnicity, religion, political affiliation, marital status, pregnancy / maternity / paternity and nationality. We promote a culture of equity for the construction of a sustainable business and the well-being and development of CEMEX employees.