Global Procurement Manager – Αττική – ATOS

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 107,000 employees and annual revenue of over € 11 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high performance computing, the Group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on Euronext Paris and included in the CAC 40 ESG and Next 20 Paris Stock indexes.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education, and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.



Unify is a global communications software and services company. Our name reflects perfectly what we do: we unify our customers’ communications systems.

By synchronizing technologies, creating an engaging user experience and weaving communications seamlessly into the way businesses operate, we empower an increasingly mobile workforce to work better together. The result is a transformation of how the enterprise communicates and collaborates that amplifies collective efforts, energizes the business and drives better performance.

We build on a heritage of deep engineering roots, product reliability, innovation, open standards and security to provide integrated communications and networking solutions for 75% of the Global 500.

Unify is seeking for a Global Procurement Manager to join our dynamic team.



Maximize the commercial & operational performance of electronic & physical component Suppliers (including their sub-Suppliers if required) across the whole relationship lifecycle

Identify, gain buy-in for & implement Sourcing Strategies for portfolio of Suppliers

Provide clear, concise & valuable information & guidance to stakeholders at all levels

Building Relationships
•    Grow powerful relationships with key stakeholders demonstrating full understanding of their drivers & requirements and providing appropriate support & solutions
•    Operate as a trusted business advisor in the teams of key stakeholders Leadership & Project Management
•    Natural, Empathic leadership style that fosters cooperation, collaboration & results
•    Ability to thrive in a diverse, often remote, Management & Stakeholder ecosystem
•    Broad range of influencing & communication skills; Ability to apply them appropriately
•    Ability to develop realistic & comprehensive sourcing timetables, clearly define & communicate roles, responsibilities & deadlines and ensure these are fulfilled

•    Able to deliver complex & controversial activities in matrix & virtual environments

Team Player

•    Ability to contribute to the virtual team agenda and support best practice delivery
•    Act as mentor to less experienced colleagues, accept support & guidance from others

•    Execute key activities including sourcing, contract review, renewals, extensions, variations, terminations, dispute resolution etc.) 
•    Ensure knowledge & understanding of market, technology, supply base etc is kept current/extended via research, analysis, evaluation etc. 
•    Deliver commercial benefits including cost avoidance/reduction, cashflow optimisation, secure & cost-effective supply
•    Operate appropriate supplier management including performance measurement, monitoring of Governance/Risk/Compliance & conducting regular business reviews 
•    Ensure compliance with Governance policies, processes, tools, templates & systems 
•    Emphasise CSR & diversity in all activities and ensure appropriate compliance
•    Ensure Risk is appropriately understood, recorded, communicated & mitigated


Experience & Profile


•    Graduate calibre with strategic sourcing experience from a complex organisation
•    Knowledge of sourcing across multiple categories, geographies and industry sectors
•    End-to-End theoretical & practical expertise in technology goods for resale
•    Extensive knowledge & experience in Procurement of electronic & physical Components & sub-assemblies for use in manufacturing of telecommunications or consumer electronics finished goods
•    Knowledge & understanding of Component supply ecosystem
•    Experience, Knowledge & understanding of managing Contract Manufacturers
•    Understanding of Procurement & Supply Chain
•    Secured tangible commercial & operational benefits individually & as part of a team
•    Proven analytical skills & use of strategic tools to deliver successful sourcing strategies
•    Proven ability to develop & maintain senior stakeholder & supplier relationships
•    Evidence of managing complex supplier contracts across business units and countries
•    Understanding of regulatory and risk management requirements 
•    Ability to work under pressure, managing conflicting requirements whilst meeting stakeholder expectations and delivering excellent service

Atos does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, age, disability or sexual orientation. All recruitment decisions are based solely on qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience and relevant business requirements. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to the applications process for people with disabilities.

Due to the current global COVID-19 pandemic we are all learning to operate in a new and different way. The safety and wellbeing of our current and future employees is and remains a top priority. We are, of course, still committed to growing and developing our organization so we will be continuing to recruit in areas over the coming months, by conducting candidate interviews remotely, using our own digital platform. If you apply for one of our positions, we will screen your application and respond to you as quickly as possible. We are confident that you will understand the measures that we have implemented given the current situation.

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