Procurement Junior Category Manager -FTSE30

Location
London
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
19 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
1707-20
Contact
jobsEFK
Specialist Area
Buying, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement Junior Category Manager -FTSE30 - HR - Global Technology Business - £50,000 - London Based

This Global Technology business has been thriving in recent years, picking up various awards for excellent customer service and growth.

Taking this growth into account, this global Technology business are expanding their procurement function and are looking for a Junior Category Manager to manage their HR spends.

The Procurement role will include:-

  • Completing the full end to end procurement process from the initial market research stage, running full tenders and ensuring that the suppliers are keeping to the contract terms and conditions

  • Engaging and negotiating with new and existing suppliers to develop long-term relationships
  • Delivering excellent cost savings through strategic sourcing activities, whilst ensuring quality and value are upheld
  • Establishing procurement as a value-add function in the business, engaging with Senior Internal Stakeholders across the company in the UK and US

Procurement Background and Requirements:

  • A strong background in strategic sourcing and engaging across the full end-to-end Procurement process, including RFI/RFQ, tendering, contracts and post-contract award management
  • A CV showing outstanding savings achieved on large, complex spends across a variety of Indirect Categories, such as Professional Services and Facilities Management
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills; negotiating and influencing at all seniority levels across both internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent academics; 2:1 degree (or equivalent), CIPS preferred

The successful HR Procurement Buyer will benefit from their extensive learning and development scheme alongside a set out career plan.

For more information, email an up-to-date CV to Emily at JOBSEFK@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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