Category Manager - Warehousing & Logistics
Global Procurement Manager - Warehousing & Logistics - Iconic Global Brand - Midlands + Hybrid Working
£70k - £80k + Car & Bonus
Iconic brand seeks a high-achieving procurement expert to join the ranks and drive a crucial spend category towards best-in-class. My client is highly renowned for their agile company culture and excellent procurement function within is business critical leadership position.
Working with stakeholder truly global role in a growing organisation, you will own the category area for Warehousing & Logistics and play an integral role in a significant warehouse automation capital investment programme.
This could be a fantastic career move for aspiring indirect procurement professionals who are keen on entering a blue-chip organisation during a period of unprecedented growth and change.
Global Category Manager - Warehousing role profile: -
- Lead sourcing strategy development and deal execution for the Warehousing and warehousing automation categories across a spend of £150m
- Build strategically important supplier relationships whilst engaging with executive stakeholders to understand the firm's commercial ambitions
- Spearhead major sourcing strategy reviews and negotiate high-value and high-risk procurement contracts
- Be an inspirational figure to less experienced procurement professionals in the team, demonstrating best-in-class procurement and acting as coach / mentor to raise performance
- Using world-class procurement toolkits to deliver results from cost savings to risk mitigation
Required background: -
- Impressive Procurement, Strategic Sourcing & Category Management track record, with a CV that clearly demonstrates your personal procurement results / achievements
- Experience in the Procurement of Warehousing & Commission
- Commercially savvy, with the ability to influence senior stakeholders and gain internal buy-in, in an organisation renowned for its excellent company culture
- Strong track record within warehousing & logistics procurement required
- Degree, MBA & MCIPS preferred though not at all essential
This is a standout opportunity for an accomplished Procurement candidate with expertise in Logistics Sourcing to break into a globally revered industry leader and create a legacy for oneself.
For more information, please apply directly through this website or e-mail through an up-to-date copy of your CV to:JobsAV@bramwithconsulting.co.uk
Key skills: Procurement, Category Management, Indirect, Logistics, Freight, London, Watford, Milton Keynes, Global, Strategic Sourcing, Logistics, Sea Freight, Air Freight, Ocean Freight, Pallets, Supply Chain