Interim Category Mangaer - Global FMCG Major

Location
London
Salary
GBP400 - GBP500 per annum + Benefits
Posted
11 Aug 2018
Closes
10 Sep 2018
Ref
1805-38
Contact
Ziyad Ibrahim
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Hours
Full Time

Interim Business Services Category Manager - Global FMCG Major - £400-500 p/day - Global Transformation Project - West London

Following a company-wide transformation to increase procurement visibility, esteemed FMCG major seeks a high-achieving category manager to enter a broad position in their first-class procurement function. Managing a wide range of indirect products & services, the successful individual will be immersed in the firm's executive stakeholder base as they look to create long-term category strategies that operate in line with company ambitions.

Category Manager, Business Services Responsibilities:

  • Engaging cross-functionally with various business units to develop strategic category plans across indirect categories
  • Strategically source new suppliers, managing the full end-to-end tender process to maximise savings and create value within the function
  • Liaising with global stakeholders to ensure the consistent expansion of the procurement function
  • Creating and implementing innovative ideas for the long and short-term development of the function

Category Manager, Business Services Requirements:

  • Involvement in managing large spends across direct or indirect categories with a proven track record of generating savings and creating value in a function
  • Experience strategically sourcing new suppliers and managing the full end-to-end tender process
  • Strong experience drafting and managing contracts with existing and new suppliers
  • CIPS and Degree qualified (desirable) achieving a 2.1 or equivalent

To find out more and apply please send your CV to jobsZI@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Consultancy Procurement, Advisory Services Procurement

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