|Job Ref:||204627916||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Derbyshire||City:||Derby||Address:||Post Code:||DE1||Salary:||£50000 - £55000/annum car||Post Date:||06/10/2016 02:19|
Category Manager - Engineering|
Our client, a leading transportation company are looking to welcome a high calibre Category Manager to the Procurement team, based in the Derby area on a permanent basis.
The role and responsibilities
Reporting directly into the Head of Procurement, the Category Manager will be responsible for all Engineering Category Management, making a significant contribution towards the organisation procurement objectives.
- Holistic Category Strategy for the Category under management.
- Deliver tangible business benefits by achieving significant, sustainable cost reductions in line with Category benefits target, operational supply management efficiencies and supplier performance improvements.
We're keen to speak with individuals who can demonstrate Category Management experience, ideally within an MRO or capital expenditure environment however this is not essential.
Ideally you will have 3 years Category Management experience; you will be able to use structured Category Management tools and principles. You'll have a demonstrable record of delivering significant tangible financial benefits, strong analytical and financial capabilities, commercial negotiating skills, developed interpersonal and influencing skills, ability to understand complex (sometime ambiguous) business issues, sourcing experience with a strategic, results-based orientation and the ability to find/create opportunities to deliver benefits.
* University degree or equivalent and CIPS qualified
Your team and company
As part of a team of Procurement Professionals, you will benefit from real career progression and professional development opportunities. Great compensation and benefits package available for the right person