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Procurement Category Manager, Indirects - £55k

Procurement Category Manager, Indirects - £55k

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare

  • Contact:

    Anthony Barden

  • Contact email:

    anthony.barden@1st-executive.com

  • Job ref:

    J14211_1599547770

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Are you looking to elevate your Procurement career to the next level, take on multiple Indirect categories and collaborate with senior stakeholders in a dynamic, agile function?

A major UK household name is seeking an accomplished Category Manager with a solid grounding in Procurement and a business partnering mindset to join their growing team.

You will be responsible for leading, implementing and defining general Indirect sourcing strategies which support the overall business plan, across a wide range of categories including Professional Services, Marketing and Fleet.

This would be a smart move for anyone looking to advance their career journey within a company offering long-term stability, personal and professional development and a relaxed, inclusive culture.

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years' Procurement experience, with exposure to a range of Indirect Categories (Professional Services, Marketing and Fleet preferred)
  • Able to autonomously build strategies, gaining business alignment and delivering against them
  • Thorough understanding of full end to end Procurement process, including 5 step strategic sourcing
  • Excellent senior stakeholder engagement and management skills; capable of driving a business partnering approach to Procurement
  • Proficient in the use of SAP Ariba