Interim Category Manager - Raw Materials

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Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
GBP500 - GBP600 per day +
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Ref
10677-110917
Contact
Sally Davis
Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Hours
Full Time

Interim Category Lead for raw materials to work in a transformational, small team environment where your contribution will provide a legacy for the direction of future procurements. You must have experience of managing significant global spends and of designing category strategy with limited existing process and policy. This is a unique and exciting role to start asap.

Ideally you will have:

  • Raw Materials category experience ideally in a multi faceted procurement environment
  • Proven experience of managing spend levels in excess of £200m
  • A strong international sourcing background
  • The ability to define, design and deiiver category process, policy and strategy in a greenfield situation with limited existing frameworks or technology
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability to win over hearts and minds with stakeholders and operate in an agile and change focused environment.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Build strategic supplier relationships and evolve these to meet the needs of the business