Procurement Category Manager Engineering - Surrey

GBP45000 - GBP60000 per annum + car allowance + package
27 May 2017
26 Jun 2017
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Full Time

Procurement Category Manager Engineering - Global Transport Leader - Surrey - £45k-£60k + Excellent benefits

Following the acquisition of several hundred million pounds worth of projects, this leading transport organization is looking to bring on-board experienced Procurement Category Manager to cover their Engineering spend. As the Procurement Category Manager for Engineering you will be expected to have an impeccable attention to detail regarding the technical aspects of engineering as well as contract tendering and formation. You will be working alongside project managers, key stakeholders and Heads of Department to ensure best delivery on all projects.

Applicants for the Procurement Category Manager - Engineering position must have the following skills and qualification:-
* Proven background in Procurement Category Management including Strategic Sourcing, Category Strategy Development, Contract Negotiation and Contract Tendering.
* Extensive experience in the engineering and/or manufacturing industry with knowledge of engineering spend portfolios such as Capex and MRO.
* Experience in working in large, complex procurement organizations and dealing with regulated industries.
* Proven ability to deliver on projects to deliver affordability to the business and achieve savings targets.

As the Procurement Category Manager for Engineering you will be accountable for the delivery of best in class procurement strategies for the Engineering spend. This will be achieved by providing expert subject matter knowledge, challenging internal stakeholders and negotiating best rates with suppliers.

As Procurement Category Manager for this leading organization you will be in a position to significantly impact and influence the development of the organization through your own technical expertise. If you have the relevant technical background gained from engineering, construction or manufacturing roles, then please apply with your most up to date CV to

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