Senior Category Manager - IT

GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum +
07 Jun 2021
07 Jul 2021
Adam Venting
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Full Time

Senior Category Manager - IT/Technology - Global - Rapidly Growing FMCG Organisation - Bristol (Will consider relocators with right to work) - £60,000 - £70,000 + Bonus

To apply please contact Adam at

Following a recent period of extended growth this innovative FMCG is looking to bring in a new IT Category Manager to join their ranks and work in their best-in-class procurement function located just outside Bristol. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an organisation looking to double in size by 2025 and develop a brand new IT infrastructure in the process. This role will be a truly global position in an organisation renowned for it's agile company culture and innovative ways or working.

Senior Category Manager - IT/Technology -

  • Lead IT projects across areas: IT Software, IT Hardware & IT Professional Services including but not limited to; Infrastructure, Data Centres, Servers, Storage, Desktop, Networks, Mobility, Colocation, Cloud, Software Licensing, App Development and IT Consultancy
  • Gain fantastic senior level stakeholder experience, dealing with C-Level Stakeholders across the globe daily
  • Have the opportunity to progress in an award-winning procurement function that is one of the strongest in the industry

Senior Category Manager - IT/Technology Manager, Required Background: -

  • Strong procurement and strategic sourcing experience, with at least 3-4 years expertise within IT Category Management
  • Exposure to a global, blue-chip environment is beneficial but not essential
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management skills are a must
  • Strong Academics (ideally a degree 2:1 or above) and evidence of progression in previous role(s)
  • Experience as a Procurement/Category manager is beneficial, however, Buyers looking to take the next step in their career will also be considered

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing business, learn from some of the best in the procurement industry, and develop a procurement skillset that will remain with you throughout your career!

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Adam at or directly through this page

Key Skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, stakeholder management, negotiation, SRM, reporting, procurement buyer, indirect procurement, marketing procurement, professional services, IT procurement, HR procurement, FM procurement, Bristol, Swindon

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