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Senior Category Manager - £100K

Senior Category Manager - £100K

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits

  • Contact:

    Harry Jones

  • Contact email:

    harry.jones@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    100000

  • Salary low:

    70000

  • Job ref:

    J12975_1565076503

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Category Manager - £100K

A market leader in the telecoms business are seeking a Senior Category Manager - £100K, to join them in London in a newly-created role.

The Role:

  • Will be responsible for sourcing products and services (connectivity, telecoms / satellite hardware, telecoms), maximising the value of an £80M spend.
  • Will have responsibility for developing your own category strategies, negotiating directly with suppliers, and SRM.
  • A brand-new role and the first of its level in the business - you will set the benchmark for what success in the role looks like!
  • Reporting into the Procurement Director, you will engage with and guide key stakeholders across the business

Experience:

  • Will need at least 3 years of recent relevant 'products' procurement experience.
  • Experienced working across the full procurement lifecycle, from developing strategy through to hands-on negotiations and SRM.
  • Confident and experienced engaging with senior stakeholders on a technical level - this role with require a certain gravitas and the ability to form long-standing relationships.
  • Ideally, degree and / or MCIPS qualified.

To explore whether this role is a good fit please apply here. I can also be reached directly at harry.jones@1st-executive.com