Global Category Specialist - £55k

Location
City of London
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
09 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6731
Contact
Hugo Billyard
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Global Category Specialist - Iconic Charitable Organisation - £55k + Benefits - Central London

One of the most iconic global charities are seeking an ambitious Category Manager to join their recently transformed procurement function. The position has become available following a recent internal promotion. The new Category Manager will enjoy a large budgetary spend within their autonomous and dynamic role. This is an incredibly varied and fast-paced position that offers excellent career progression, with a clearly defined path to senior management within 12 months.

Global Category Manager Responsibilities:

  • Take a lead role in ensuring the procurement function is aligned with the organisations mission
  • Create opportunities by developing and maintaining strong relationships through the supply base
  • Proactively manage suppliers to ensure a high level of performance
  • Deliver category strategies in line with the business's ambitions and vision
  • Develop an intimate understanding of the organisations, values, culture and mission to help implement effective procurement strategies

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Strong leadership experience in a hands-on category manager role
  • Ability to implement and develop innovative procurement strategies that yield results
  • Commercially aware with excellent interpersonal skills and cultural awareness
  • An analytical and proactive approach to procurement

If you are looking for fast-track career progression within a progressive working environment, then do not hesitate to apply below. This is a unique opportunity to work for an iconic global brand, where you can make a difference.

To apply to the role, email your CV to Hugo Billyard at: jobsHB@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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