Purchasing Leader (for Africa) at Amadeus

Travel powers progress. Amadeus powers travel. Amadeus’ solutions connect travellers to the journeys they want, linking them via travel agents, search engines and tour operators to airlines, airports, hotels, cars and railways.Technology has always been critical to developing global travel, increasing scale, choice and access. We have developed our technology in partnership with the travel industry for 30 years.We combine a deep understanding of how people travel with the ability to design and deliver the most complex, trusted, and critical systems our customers need.Purchasing Leader (for Africa)Job Description:Way back in 1987, Amadeus was created to solve a common problem shared by airlines; how to sell seats more easily, more internationally and more cost effectively. Amadeus created the solution. It was about innovation.We evolved creating new systems and developing new solutions. We’re one of the world’s 15 largest software companies and we are growing, making travel, tourism and hospitality more rewarding for people and business everywhere.1.3 billion passengers boarded, 595 million bookings processed, €700 million invested in R&D…This is Amadeus and that was just in 2016.Reporting into the Corporate Purchasing Senior Manager, in this role you will manage and oversee the procurement and purchasing process of all the Amadeus companies and sites in the Africa area in alignment with the Group Purchasing objectives and in coordination with the rest of the Finance teams.To be able to perform your role you will have to have solid professional experience in the Africa region/market.Specialization: Aviation/Travel , Procurement / Store-keeping / Supply ChainIndustry: Travels/ToursJob Type: Full TimeExperience: 5-7 year(s)Qualification: HND, Bachelor's DegreeLocation: Lagos

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