Beaumont Select

Regional Category Manager - HR

€55-70k + bonus & benefits
09 Apr 2018
09 May 2018
Job Level
Buyer, Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

Excellent Category Manager – HR opportunity…..We are working with a multinational professional services firm who is seeking to appoint a Category Manager with HR category experience.  This role is based in the Netherlands and offers flexible working so could be based in Amsterdam, Rotterdam or The Hague.  

The Category Manager – HR role: 

  • Reporting into the Category Lead you will support delivery of a “best in class” procurement function and will be responsible for providing a professional and reliable procurement service to all stakeholders within the Benelux Region. Areas of HR will include and not limited to L&D, Benefits, Recruitment, HR Systems, etc.

  • Develop and execute Procurement strategy for HR sourcing activities in accordance with the category strategy and business partner needs and requirements

  • Lead complex RFPs and negotiations and support the team in the analysis of the information and the negotiations of the contract  

Knowledge & Experience required: 

  • You must have the ability to ensure functional excellence within your category, especially strategic sourcing, supplier management and user compliance

  • You must be a strategic thinker with first class negotiation skills, vendor management experience and experience within an HR purchasing role. 

  • We require a candidate with first-class stakeholder and supplier engagement skills, the ability to build credibility and trust at the highest level is critical. 

  • You will be able to demonstrate strong technical, strategic and project management skills and will be comfortable influencing and guiding stakeholders with sourcing decisions at a senior level in a blue chip, matrix organisation.

  • You should preferably have experience of working in a fast paced environment and you will be able to show dynamism, hunger and the ambition to progress your career in a fast paced and changing environment.

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business