Category Manager

Location
Doncaster
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
06 Oct 2017
Ref
13481444/001
Contact
Laura Scott
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, based in Doncaster, has an exciting opportunity for a Category Manager. This position will be responsible for the procurement of direct materials and crucial SRM activities.

Client Details

Our client, based in Doncaster, are leaders in their field. Alongside offering a secure career with excellent benefits this employer can also present and route to develop into senior management.

Description

The responsibilities of the Category Manager will include:

  • Determining a category strategy in line with the overall the overall vision within procurement
  • Leading cross-functional teams
  • Managing a small team of buyers
  • Analysis of procurement spend and supply base to establish current suppliers
  • Negotiating contractual agreements.
  • Supplier relationship management and development.

Profile

Ideally the successful candidate for this position of Category Manager will have:

  • Professional qualifications
  • The ability to manage a large spend
  • A thorough background in managing raw materials
  • A comfortable approach to working with senior leaders of the business (internally and externally)
  • Good coaching / leadership ability.

Job Offer

£40,000 - £45000