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Indirect Category Manager

This role is a great opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic indirect procurement expert to take their career to the next level by joining an established and forward-thinking specialist production company. The opportunity would suit a junior procurement manager level individual with relevant indirect experience who is early on in their career and wanting to take on an exciting and challenging new position.

Indirect Category Manager Role:

  • Being accountable for the entirety of your categories spend. Taking the lead in sourcing the best quality suppliers, negotiating the best contracts and competently managing the supplier relationship and any associated risks for the whole contract lifecycle.
  • Help the business and overall procurement function enact positive change by developing, implementing and auditing strategic procurement strategy for your category, ensuring to provide the best value for money, aligning with the companies overall strategic objectives both from a procurement standpoint and beyond.
  • Ensure consistency by working regularly with senior internal stakeholders from across the business. Balancing this with effective third party management and vendor management.

Indirect Category Manager Requirements:

  • Experience within an indirect procurement function of developing strategy, managing crucial supplier relationships and managing risk. Particularly from within a team or company experiencing significant procurement transformation and change.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the whole end to end procurement process, including contract negotiations, stakeholder management, SRM and best practises.
  • Strong academic track record, MCIPS desired but not essential
  • British or EU passport or holding a valid visa allowing you to live and work in the UK without any restriction

Salary: £45-50k + Benefits + Opportunities for Flexible Working

The company is going through an exciting period of transformation, and this role would as well as managing the indirect category will also include aspects of transformation and change, driving the procurement function forward.

To find out more information and apply, please send your CV to Rhys at [link removed]

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Advertiser
Bramwith Consulting
Reference
BBBH9586
Job Type
Industry Sector
Town/City
Hampshire
Salary
£45000 to £50000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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