Director of Vendor Management and Procurement (must be based in Spain)

  • Location

    Barcelona or remote in Spain, Spain

  • Sector:

    Operations & Team Management

  • Job type:

    Direct hire

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Michele Cerioni

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are looking for Director of Vendor Management for one of our clients, the position can be remote but candidates in Barcelona will have priority.

Our client is a fast growing localization solutions provider, with over $5-6 million revenues, growing fast and attracting the best talents from many of the best LSPs globally.
In this position, you will:

• Collaborate with Pre-production and Project Managers to resource and assign projects to translation vendors. • Recruit new vendors to expand domain knowledge or cover unfilled language pair needs.
• Working with internal translators, you will produce and provide translation sample tests for possible new suppliers.
• Active administration of the translator vendor database in compliance with specified processes • Relationship management with the current translator network to retain high-quality professionals
• Negotiate translation rates in order to meet the established average cost price and gross margin objectives. Create individual vendor contracts in accordance with the company's criteria and standards.
• Oversee translation vendor delivery quality control through continual linguistic evaluation and tracking performance data Create and pursue long-term strategic objectives in close collaboration with Operations to establish the partner network for tomorrow's challenges.

Is that of interest? If so, get in touch!