Category Manager- Indirect Generalist

GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum +
15 Sep 2022
15 Oct 2022
Sofia Yousif
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Global Category Manager- Indirect Generalist Role

Global FMCG- £60-70K + Car Allowance + Amazing Benefits- London Based

Do you want to work for a global leading multinational off-price retailer with a strong worldwide presence who withhold a leading best in- house procurement function? if so please read the following to find out more about this amazing opportunity.

This role presents an unparalleled opportunity within one of the world's most recognized global retail firms, who work simultaneously with leading retailers on a global scale. The successful global category manager will manage the delivery and implementation of GS&P category strategies across a range of indirect categories inclusive but not limited to Supply Chain, Logistics and Distribution Engineering, Professional Services and HR.

You will have access to an exclusive global network of stakeholders, ensuring the needs of the business are met and variables inclusive to future growth and expansion across Europe are met.

You will have the autonomy to directly influence the organisation, whilst support the optimization of the organization's £800 million indirect spend.

This role offers the opportunity across multiple indirect categories within the indirect sphere to directly impact up to £250 million spend in Europe through the creation of negotiation plans for example, whilst harvest the innovation from the vendor community.

This role presents the chance to make pro-active utilization of state of the art automated sourcing processes inclusive but not limited to auctions, RFX's and relationship management systems.

You will have access to a hybrid working structure, with the chance to work from home up to 4 times a week, with a head office based in a prestigious London location.

Key Procurement Category Manager Generalist Skills

  • Educated to a degree level; membership of CIPS is preferrable but not essential
  • Demonstrates experience in global strategic category sourcing
  • GEP/Oracle or similar e-sourcing/P2P experience/knowledge
  • Demonstrates proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint is a must.
  • Experience/track record in managing multinational business partners
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate strong business and people management skills

Skills: Procurement, Indirects, London, Watford, Reading, Berkshire, Category Manager, Indirects, Logistics, Supply Chain, Retail, FMCG, Procurement, Head of Procurement, Head of Indirects, Global Procurement Function, Strategic Sourcing, Contracts Management, CIPS, Facilities Management, Contracts Management

Find out more/Apply please find the contact details below
Contact: Sofia Yousif

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