Honeywell Global Travel Category Manager in Charlotte, North Carolina
Driving Infinite Possibilities Within A Diversified, Global Organization
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This is an exciting opportunity to be responsible for supporting the development and execution of Travel Category strategies/processes related to global travel services for the Indirect Procurement organization and Honeywell businesses. This individual contributor role ensures compliance in all aspects of travel procedures and includes the continuous drive for improvement of travel programs/suppliers, the handling and overseeing of all Americas Region travel arrangements (air, lodgings etc.), and operations. This role must partner with cross-functional teams to establish a competitive supply base through analyzing/managing suppliers as well as various business risks, liabilities and other constraints.
Position will be required to be based in Charlotte by early 2020.
Drive alignment between Procurement and Honeywell's practices, processes and key business deliverables
Develop and implement Honeywell's procurement strategy for the travel spend category in alignment with SBG and regional needs
Partners with cross functional teams to establish competitive supply base with the aim to drive continuous improvement of the travel programs/suppliers,
Deliver savings, productivity and working capital
Develop and implement category strategy
Handles/oversees of all AMER travel arrangements/OPS
Drive cross-SBG synergies and regional best practices
Ensure policy compliance across the region
YOU MUST HAVE
Bachelors degree in procurement, supply chain, operations, or business
5+ years of procurement/operational experience, to include include travel services management
Extensive experience in Travel spend category and/or Supply Management/Sourcing/Procurement
Strong managerial and leadership skills to work across all functions and levels of an organization
Strategic thinking skills including an ability to make sound business judgments related to strategic supply philosophies and initiatives
Technical skills including strong negotiation skills; excellent knowledge of procurement operations management and supply chain processes in a large organization
Previous leadership experience in a matrix environment
Experience in managing diverse cultures
Highly dependable and trustworthy and able to manage conflicting priorities and deadlines
Excellent communication and presentation skills. Able to communicate to executive audience
Location:101 N. Tryon Street, Suite 6000, Charlotte, NC 28246 USA
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