An award winning business with a global presence is offering an exciting opportunity for a Senior Category Manager to join the procurement team and to manage a specific area of services indirect spend.
This is an opportunity to form a critical part of this European and US based businesses in one of the most challenging Procurement teams around.Â You'll be encouraged to stretch yourself, and to influence stakeholders across the wider business.
Manage the sourcing, selection and negotiation of suppliers across a range of categories
Identifying and delivering value through a variety of Procurement strategies
Maintain strong and effective relationships with a range of key business areas
In collaboration with our Legal team, produce high quality contractual protection for our third party relationships
Prior experience in indirect Procurement
Proven negotiation successes
Possess an understanding of the legal aspects of Procurement (ability to draft would be an advantage)
Proven communication and influencing skills to a senior level
Results focused, with ability to reprioritise at short notice
Must be flexible in your approach
Ability to prioritise and multi-task
Strong team player
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