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Jacobs Category Manager for HR Total Rewards in Poland Countrywide, Poland

Category Manager for HR Total Rewards


Our People &Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the livesof people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – thetremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities andsociety. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring cleanwater to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportationand providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of thesesolution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

We have more than1700 colleagues in Poland, supporting our business in all global regions.Our Global Delivery Center (GDC) engineers in Krakow and Warsaw officecollaborate on the design and delivery of local and global projects in thefields of engineering, design and construction. Our Global Business Services (GBS) specialists provide global support and expertise in the fields ofAccounting, Procurement, IT, HR and Graphic Design.

As Category Managerfor HR Total Rewards , you will partner with HR leadership to lead thedevelopment, implementations and ongoing management of category strategies atglobal and regional levels. Above and beyond Strategic Sourcing activities,you’ll master the knowledge of external variables (supply markets, costdrivers, commodity trending) and the internal landscape (requirements,organizational structure, priorities). Your collaborative relationshipswithin Procurement, Stakeholders and with Suppliers will successfully developCategory strategies that utilize various value levers to deliver improved cost,reduced risk and more efficient programs at Jacobs.

Key responsibilities:

  • Achieve cost savings,mitigate risk and improve process efficiencies,

  • Lead the supplierselection process across multiple subsets of the category with various scopeand stakeholder groups,

  • Lead negotiations withcurrent and potential suppliers as part of the contract renewal or vendorselection process,

  • Use innovative categorycouncils and business reviews to support collaboration, knowledge sharing,opportunity identification and overall relationship development,

  • Unleash innovationwithin the procurement space, looking at new ways to structure programs orcategories, benefitting from changes in supply market and modifyingtools/processes to add value.


  • Significant experiencein managing procurement operations on major projects, including drafting andformulating contracts, RFx development, negotiations, administering majorpurchase orders, contracts or subcontracts,

  • Experience in projectsrelated to HR Total Rewards, including employee benefits, compensation andglobal mobility, either as a Procurement professional or a practitioner in thefunction

  • Experience with US orCanadian commercial contract law,

  • Bachelor’s degree inBusiness, Law, Engineering, Supply Management or other applicable field,

  • Procurement experiencespecific to the engineering and construction industry would be an asset,

  • Fluency in English, bothwritten and spoken,

  • Excellent written andverbal communications skills,

  • Ability and willingnessto attend virtual calls in global time zones.

We offer:

  • International working environment and uniquecompany culture

  • Personal development opportunities

  • Full time employment contract with salarycorresponding to qualifications

  • Benefits package including medical care,insurance, sport activities and other

  • Flexibleworking hours(it might bepossible to do some or all the work remotely from any place in Poland).

it might bepossible to do some or all the work remotely from any place in Poland).

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

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Primary Location Poland-Poland Countrywide-Krakow-PL Krakow - Konopnickiej

Other Locations United States-Georgia-Atlanta-US GA Atlanta - N Terminal Pkwy, United States-Ohio-Cincinnati-US OH Cincinnati - Crowne Point Drive, United States-Tennessee-Oak Ridge-US TN Oak Ridge - Oak Ridge Office, United States-Colorado-Denver-US CO Denver - Denver - Broadway, United States-Arizona-Phoenix-US AZ Phoenix - Phoenix - North First Avenue, United States-Tennessee-Tullahoma-US TN Tullahoma - Former Sverdrup Tech. Headquarters, United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh-US PA Pittsburgh - Industry Dr

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: GBS00001U