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Global Base Oil Category Manager (90K)

Global Base Oil Category Manager (90K)

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    Reading, Berkshire

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    £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Car, PMI

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    Laura Marshall

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Global Base Oil Category Manager (90K)

1st Executive are currently retained on a Global Base Oil Category Manager (90K) vacancy, with one of the oil and gas super-majors. We are looking for a highly experienced procurement professional, who has relevant category experience within the oil industry. You will be managing $1.2bn spend across an international remit. This role will be based in Reading, but will have a definite element of travel.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute Base Oil strategy with a key focus on new strategic approaches that are being developed
  • Lead and oversee strategy execution
  • Develop, manage, and lead SRM for Global suppliers
  • Plan category review timing at macro level, understanding and promoting aggregated sourcing programme and milestone objectives for each category.
  • Lead strategies and initiatives to identify and implement value realising opportunities and deliver identified savings

Essential Experience

  • Relevant functional experience and category experience
  • Experience in using advanced sourcing methodologies/tools
  • Marketing, Manufacturing experience a plus
  • Advanced degrees (Masters, MBA) preferred
  • International/multinational experience
  • Experience dealing with global companies, and working within a global organisation
  • Multilingual a plus

Please do get in contact today for a confidential discussion. Number - 01483 212183.