Indirect Procurement Category Manager

GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum +
19 May 2022
18 Jun 2022
Sophie Cole
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Global Indirect Category Manager - FTSE100 FMCG Major - London + Flexible Working - £50-60k + Excellent Benefits Package

Working with some of the most recognised brands in the world, this innovative FMCG powerhouse is seeking an ambitious Category Manager to capitalise on unprecedented investment in their indirect sourcing function. Working alongside the Head of Indirect Procurement, the successful individual will support the end to end category management on multiple indirects (IT, Marketing, Professional Services etc..) whilst taking advantage of the firm's reputation of investing in staff and offering broad exposure.

Global Category Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Work with different areas of the business to develop strategic category plans across various indirect categories
  • Strategically source new suppliers, managing the full end-to-end tender process to maximise savings and create value within the function
  • Liaising with global stakeholders to effectively sell the value of procurement and increase the value of mandated spend
  • Creating and implementing innovative ideas for the long and short-term development of the function

Global Category Specialist Requirements:

  • Involvement in managing large spends across direct or indirect categories with a proven track record of generating savings and creating value in a function
  • Experience strategically sourcing new suppliers and managing the full end-to-end tender process
  • Strong experience drafting and managing contracts with existing and new suppliers
  • CIPS and Degree qualified (desirable) achieving a 2.1 or equivalent

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Sophie at

Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Consultancy Procurement, Advisory Services Procurement

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