Category Manager

City of London Permanent £60,000 - £65,000
  • Opportunity to work on mainly complex technology procurement projects
  • Coming out of an exciting procurement transformation toward best in class

About Our Client

Large multinational professional services organisation, well known across the public and private sector for their consulting, digital and software services/businesses. There to deliver innovative solutions for clients daily.

Job Description

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategy for the technology area
  • Drive global savings initiatives in close cooperation with stakeholders
  • Manage and influence stakeholder relationships in order to maintain best procurement practice and deliver to their needs
  • Work closely with other Category Managers in order to support wider Procurement goals and strategy
  • Lead regional buyers and cross functional teams
  • Improve Procurement process
  • Manage contracts in life, ensuring they keep to KPI's

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree/MCIPS or equivalent qualification
  • A proven track record of procurement delivery with the big technology suppliers
  • Excellent negotiation skills driving significant savings and strong supplier relationships
  • Well organised and able to deliver regionally but also in line with global strategy - thus able to prioritise effectively
  • Strong communication and relationship building abilities
  • Problem solving mindset

What's on Offer

  • Exciting global opportunity
  • Progression and development
  • Complex procurement projects
Contact
Daniel Barnes
Quote job ref
JN-022021-2007154
Phone number
+44 207 269 2595

Job summary

Location
Contract type
Consultant name
Daniel Barnes
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2595
Job reference
JN-022021-2007154