As Project Procurement Manager located in Egypt, the candidate will be involved in several Telecom Turnkey Projects. Starting at the tendering phase, insures that the sub-contracted part of our Telecom Projects (civil works services and supplies, telecom equipments installation and commissioning) are optimized, meet customer requirements and Alcatel-Lucent expectations in term of costs by selecting the right and best sources of supplies. Candidate will assist the tendering department to reduce risks on supply and insure projects are developed with corporate preferred suppliers and preferred technologies.
During the deployment phase candidate will optimize Purchasing Performance by working with Operation Department to define scope of work, optimize specification, analyse what could be purchased locally and by animating and supporting both corporate and local buyers in their negotiations.
Candidate follows up and is responsible for the cost target of the purchases made within the scope of the projects, all along their Project life cycles.
Candidate follows up and is responsible for the planning for purchasing items and services.


Fluent English is mandatory,
In that part of the world Arabic is definitely a plus,
customer and project oriented,
missions over the complete region will be needed,
negotiation skills (able to defend ALU interests in hard and tough negotiations),
Dynamic, sharp, very reactive & Previous Project Management experience would be a +
management skills (to be able to coordinate actions)
etc ...

Business and commercial attitude: understands supply markets, the technicality of the Alcatel-Lucent products and the technology evolutions.
Analytical and continuously searching for cost improving with a pro-active attitude
Fast assimilation of new technologies
Responsibility, engagement towards planning
Good reporting skills
Team spirit and enthusiasm, self-starter and an autonomous player
Improvement oriented with a pro-active attitude
Knowledge of French is an advantage
Engineering degree in electronics or similar
Degree in business or commercial management is an advantage
Project management skills
Good negotiator - Ability to convince and influence others
Capable of performing effectively in a high visibility and complex environment, as well situated in the supplier's organisation as within various internal Alcatel-Lucent departments


Primary Location



Procurement & Design-to-Cost


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