Business Services Category Manager
Procurement Category Manager - Business Services - International Organisation - London GBP45,000 - GBP65,000 + Excellent Package + Car Allowance
Due to recent growth my client is looking to expand their procurement function. They are an industry leading organisation that is now looking for an enthusiastic and assertive candidate to join their world renowned procurement function. This opportunity also comes with top level training and the opportunity to grow within the organisation. Furthermore, there are opportunities for global travel.
Procurement Category Manager: The role
* Help improve the procurement function so that it is renowned company wide
* Create strong and lasting relationships with all suppliers, both current and new
* Identify outages in the procurement function and come up with better alternatives, it is encouraged to drive change
* Be an expert for the category you manage, assisting the implementation of the sourcing strategy with great insight into cost structures, market trends and cost drivers.
* Be an expert for the category you manage, implementing the best sourcing strategy with a deep knowledge of cost structures, cost drivers and trends.
* Experience across a number of Business Services categories, such as Legal, Consultancy, HR, IT and Facilities Management
* Degree/CIPS qualified is desired but not essential
* Strong track record of successful supplier and stakeholder management
* Fantastic communication and interpersonal skills
* A solid grounding in procurement with a breadth of knowledge across all major functions
* Track record of successful negotiating
* Very logical and numerate
This is a huge opportunity for an experienced procurement professional with a fantastically renowned organisation that gives the right candidate the opportunity to grow. If you want to professionally challenge yourself and prove yourself at the very highest level on a world stage then send your CV to or click "Apply" now.
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