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Global Category Manager

Salary Negotiable
Location Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00060731
Published 11 months ago

Job Description

Global Procurement Jobs/ Purchasing Roles/ Global Category Manager Jobs
Global Commodity Lead
Procurement/ Purchasing

We are working with a global company that boasts manufacturing facilities worldwide including USA and India. If you are looking for your next step in your career than this could be the move for you!
This role works within the global procurement team and will focus on creating, implementing and overseeing the procurement strategy for the entire commodity.

With this been a global role, experience working with a global supplier base within an engineering manufacturing company
will be essential.


You will be responsible for sourcing components and parts from large key suppliers, setting up long-term agreements, negotiating commercial contracts and developing relationships with senior stakeholders. The main supplier base will be across the Far East, mainly India and China. The main challenge of the roles revolves around the commodities, in Hydraulics and Steel.


>Lead global supplier relationship management activities
>Global Category Strategies
>Implement Long Term Agreements and Contracts
>Risk assessment for nominated supply chain
>Raw material buying
>Supplier management
>Co-ordinate supplier Innovation
>Provide support to the Supply Chain function


>Purchasing in a Manufacturing Environment
>Global, Far Eastern supplier base
>An appreciation of €œLean Techniques€
>New Product Introduction process
>Highly strategic
>Corporate mentality
>Very Commercial


Clean working environment with ample room for progression, competitive salary, free parking, and generous holiday and employee benefits.

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