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EMEA Category Manager - Heavy Vehicles and Equipment

EMEA Category Manager - Heavy Vehicles and Equipment

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    €90000 - €110000 per annum + + Bonus

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    Alec Farlow

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    over 1 year ago

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Are you skilled at leading transformation within a function, and enjoy the freedom to create, define and implement wide ranging procurement strategies and influence stakeholders across cross functional teams including multiple divisions, companies and countries?

The Company:

You will be based in Amsterdam and working within a Global 500 Manufacturing business, employing 90,000 people across c.3,500 operating locations in over 30 countries. Our client manufactures and supplies a range of materials, products and innovative solutions which can be found throughout major public infrastructure projects, commercial buildings and residential structures.

The Role:

The role will see you involved in the procurement of Heavy Equipment with a main focus on complex vehicle lease contracts. You will carry out strategy development and execution under the leadership of the Global Category Manager and be the functional manager of a team of three Local Category Managers (on dotted line).

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as category manager of indirect spend in a large, complex multi-country organization, preferably in the area of HME or Fleet
  • Demonstrable track record in managing significant category spends in HME, Fleet, CAPEX or MRO
  • Excellent stakeholder management and working with cross-functional teams across a matrix
  • European/Global scope focused role

The Opportunity:

Based in Amsterdam with global travel. The role is contracted on a permanent basis and offers a competitive salary.

To be considered apply immediately to this role, or email myself on alec.farlow@1st