Category Manager

GBP34000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum +
19 May 2017
18 Jun 2017
William Warren
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

High-profile opportunity with huge scope for development and growth

A newly created role with high levels of visibility and autonomy. This exciting role involves working closely with key stakeholders across the businesses and within the Procurement team. A key element of the role is to make sure buy-in is secured across a diverse stakeholder base and ensure the establishment of consistent processes across the organisation. Supporting and running projects across a diverse area of Indirect spend, there is scope to take ownership and add real value. This role will work closely with the Procurement and Commercial teams in particular and will offer the opportunity to provide guidance and support as commercial issues arise while ensuring compliance to governance requirements. You will be expected to aid in developing systems, tools and processes to manage the contracts and monitoring functions and play a key role in the continued transformation of the Procurement function into a world-class team.

Excellent stakeholder management skills, a strong Commercial acumen and outstanding communication and influencing skills are a pre-requisite with strong evidence of end to end procurement experience across some areas of Indirect spend essential.

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