Indirects Category Manager

Reading Permanent £40,000 - £60,000
  • Excellent exposure and development opportunities
  • Market leading organisation

About Our Client

The client is a leading utilities organisation based in Reading.

Job Description

  • Lead development and execution of category strategy for professional services category (spend c.£100m)
  • Engage with business users across the organisation
  • Challenge stakeholders on their requirements and encourage them to see the benefits of procurement and savings in certain areas
  • Interact with professional services organisation to ensure that they are engaging with the company and performing well with regards to their services provided

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong track record of success in category management
  • Ability to communicate and negotiate to stakeholders
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Desire to develop knowledge and expertise around your categories/markets
  • Able to write concise, meaningful reports and presentations in areas of category planning, sourcing strategy, risk management strategy
  • Indirect category management experience
  • Experience specifically working with professional services procurement

What's on Offer

  • Excellent progression and development
  • Generous benefits package
  • Impact 4 million utilities customers through your work
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