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In-direct Procurement Category Lead - Coventry

In-direct Category Procurement Lead, HR and Marketing

Coventry area

Salary up to £46,000

Your new company

A market leader in their industry, this is a large private organisation operating across the UK, Europe and America who work closely with the public sector to deliver a service which impacts a significant population. Because of this, it is vital for them to have an effective procurement team who can deliver best value and balance quality with cost.

Your new role

You will partner with the HR and marketing teams working predominantly from the West Midlands but with some travel to London. There is significant scope to make an impact here and a central part of your role will be to develop relationships in order to understand the needs of each of these functions: you will manage the end to end procurement process including decision making on sourcing, strategy and performance improvement.

What you'll need to succeed

We're looking for someone who can build relationships with key stakeholders and negotiate the best deals for the business. You will have a strong track record as a category lead, and we comfortable partnering with corporate functions

  • Experience as an end to end Category Procurement Lead, ideally with HR and/or marketing or other in-direct category area
  • Key interpersonal skills and be keen to get out in the business, in order to build key relationships
  • Track record of working with suppliers within corporate functions and managing the sourcing/negotiation process
  • Ideally, MCIPS

What you'll get in return

There is the prospect here to add clear value within this business area. This business are keen to develop internal talent and provide long term careers through training and progression opportunities.

Salary: Up to £46,500 plus bonus

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£40000 to £47000 Per Annum
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Experienced (4 years +)
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