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Indirect Category Manager

Posted 10 April by Barclay Meade Easy Apply Ended

Joining a large scale international manufacturer this role will join an established procurement division which huge opportunity for personal career progression for indirect spends covering a wide range of categories (FM, IT, Security, MRO, Capex, Professional services and wider).

Indirect Category Manager applicants will need to have a proactive approach and passion for developing cost reduction opportunity across indirect spends with proven supplier facing and commercial contracts negotiation and implementation.

Role - Indirect Category Manager

Type - Permanent position

Salary - £30,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

Location - Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Key responsibilities for Indirect Category Manager job role and will not be limited to:

  • Define purchasing strategies for national indirect commodities in coordination with the central team and local stakeholders.
  • Develop rolling road map for tenders.
  • Perform purchasing tenders and supplier selection committees for national contracts.
  • Proactively manage all projects.
  • Forecast, report and deliver cost savings in accordance with process and procedure.
  • Monitors supplier performance and contract execution at a strategic level.
  • Interfaces with central Global Purchasing Commodity across the group
  • Continuously review market developments that affect individual commodity

Key skills and experience required for Indirect Category Manager role and will not be limited to:

  • Experience in dealing indirect materials / service suppliers
  • Demonstrable experience of working within Purchasing at a strategic level.
  • Analytical skills covering written, graphic, numerical & statistical information.
  • Intermediate proficiency with MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
  • A proven track record of the whole life cycle procurement, contract & relationship management.
  • Experience leading a multidisciplinary team, working with and influencing key stakeholders of all levels.
  • Experience of managing all aspects of high value commodity management, and delivery of quantifiable procurement efficiencies.
  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate, construct and manage diverse and complex procurement contracts of significant value.

To apply for this Indirect Category Manager / Indirect Commodity Manager / Senior Indirect Buyer / Commodity Manager - Indirect position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

To apply for this Indirect Category Manager / Indirect Commodity Manager / Senior Indirect Buyer / Commodity Manager - Indirect position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.

Required skills

  • Indirect Procurement

Reference: 34864661

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