Michael Page Procurement

Sub-Category Manager

Location
Aberdeen
Salary
£80000 to £100000 per annum
Posted
06 Apr 2012
Closes
13 Apr 2012
Ref
MPYC13227733
Contact
Jamie Brown
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Within this role you will be responsible for the following;
- Provide leadership and manage the Sub-Category function to establish formal contracts and agreements that provide sufficient value to the overall supply chain whilst ensuring you have long term assurance of supply of raw materials, financial competitive edge and a sound market footing.

- Act of the business representative to attend all association meetings and conferences to ensure an accurate and up to date working knowledge of the competition and supply position.

- Analyze and interpret market and supply conditions of inputs that influence total cost of ownership. This includes raw materials, feed stocks, labour, transportation, geo-political conditions, trade tariffs and duties, and other inputs.

- Provide Vendor Management including supplier relationships, analysis of KPI's and resolution of escalated customer and/or supply issues. Direct specific dispute resolution efforts.

- Some departmental budget responsibility.

The ideal candidate for the following position will possess the following;
- Extensive experience in chemicals, sourcing, dealing with contracts and negotiations, sales or related chemical commercial experience
- BSc in Supply Chain, Logistics, Industrial Engineering or similar
- Proficiency in excel and SAP
- Good written, oral communication, an presentation skills
- Good analytical skills
- Ability to think strategically

Our client is a well known service organisation based in Aberdeen, operating globally.

£80,000 - £100,000 + Package

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents.

Please quote Michael Page reference when applying Job ref:MPYC13227733

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