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Indirect Category Manager-Industrial Dis

RecruiterBramwith Consulting
Industry SectorLogistics Services, Transport & Distribution
Salary€90,000 to €650,000 per annum
BenefitsBonus & Benefits
LocationsFrance, Ile-de-France
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesLogistics Jobs
Date Posted05 February 2018

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Indirect Category Manager–Industrial Distribution
Global Distribution Organisation
Paris, France
65,000 – 90,000 Euros per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Contact Calvin,[email removed]

A global, industry leading industrial distribution organisation, working primarily on the MRO and OEM markets, with operations in over 20 countries worldwide, has an amazing opportunity for you to join them as their Indirect Spend Category Manager in their Paris, France office.

As the Indirect Spend Category Manager, you should have the independence and drive to efficiently deliver on the annual cost reduction target for you assigned categories. On joining, you will be given the autonomy to create and implement your own strategies into Greenfield procurement projects. The organisation has invested in developing talent (through E-learning, Professional Training and Informal training), and as such, you will be primed to grow in your role and have the opportunity to work directly with the Head of Purchasing and the COO as well as various other Senior Stakeholders at numerous levels.

• Present recommendations to senior stakeholders on the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of multiple procurement strategies.
• Manage relationships between suppliers and multiple senior stakeholders within the organisation.
• Work with multiple stakeholders to develop, manage and implement various strategies to deliver on the annual cost reduction target on your assigned categories.
• Handle all aspects of the procurement life-cycle for your assigned indirect categories (Professional Services, Facilities, Marketing, IT etc.)
• Work on Greenfield Procurement Projects enabling you to develop and implement your own long and short term procurement strategies, having sole control of various aspects of the strategy.

• Experience in managing a variety of indirect categories with a specific understanding of the Logistics category.
• Experience and understanding of managing multiple suppliers and engaging in compound negotiations.
• The ability to create and manage relationships with multiple suppliers.
• The capability to analyse and evaluate current and future strategies, to present findings back to multiple stakeholders at varying levels of the organisation.
• Enthusiastic, resilient and motivated with a desire to grow within the organisation and drive the procurement function through identifying and delivering various cost effective strategies.
• Preferably experience in the role of indirect category manager.
• Has the authority to work in or relocate to Paris, France (this is a Paris based role)
• Fluency in French and English is essential. Fluency in German is preferred but not essential.

To apply please send a copy of your CV to Calvin via the link above or directly to[email removed]

Key Words: Indirect Procurement, France, Paris, Indirect Categories, Procurement Manager, Supplier, Logistics, HR, IT, Marketing, Greenfield, Procurement Project Management, Category Manager, Indirect Category Manager, Logistics Category, Procurement, Europe, Indirect Spend, Bramwith, Multinational, Industrial Distribution, Procurement Processes, Procurement Negotiations, French, Procurement Projects, Indirect Cost Initiatives

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Recruiter: Bramwith Consulting
Tel: +44 (0)207 138 4100
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