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Indirect Category Manager - Logistics

This huge multinational FMCG manufacturer is looking for a procurement expert to join the company in this exciting greenfield role. The company itself employs nearly 20,000 people globally and offers an unparalleled opportunity to progress in a company that puts its people first.

This role would suit a seasoned category manager with logistics procurement and 3PL experience looking to take the next step in the right direction for their career and take on significant responsibility for setting the strategic direction of a brand new category.

The roles responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Help establish and implement the strategic direction of this new category, liaising with members of the wider indirect procurement team, supply chain teams and third parties to ensure procurement are adding value and contributing to the bigger picture
  • Conducting reviews on the logistics category to ensure best possible savings are being made, budgets are being met and risk is being competently managed
  • Act as the procurement category expert, working with senior stakeholders to manage commodity pricing, lead negotiations with suppliers and managing strategic relationships

The criteria for applicants applying for this role is:

  • Significant experience of end to end procurement, and specific exposure to logistics procurement and 3PL category management
  • Strong knowledge of all aspects of the procurement process and category management, including supplier management, negotiations, contractual law, tendering and project management
  • Strong academic track record, MCIPS qualified

This company offers great prospects for progression, with opportunities in this role to manage direct reports and progress through the company into further management positions. The company offers impressive benefits including a company car and salaries above market rate.

To find out more please contact Rhys at [link removed]

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Advertiser
Bramwith Consulting
Reference
BBBH10029.6
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Job Type
Town/City
West Midlands
Salary
£55000 to £60000 Per Annum
Career Level
Manager (Location / Team Leade
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