about 1 year ago
Role Title: Indirect Procurement Category Manager- EMEA
Job Ref: KC11643
Next Generation Recruitment are currently recruiting for an Indirect Procurement Category Manager. Our client is a well-established organisation that is looking to bring an experienced purchasing professional on board to oversee procurement requirements across a wide variety of indirect categories on a Regional Level. The role requires someone with 5+ years cross category procurement experience in a multi-national blue chip organisation.
- Responsible for procurement activities across a wide variety of categories to include Professional Services, Marketing, Facilities and Technology
- Lead strategic sourcing activities and manage negotiations with suppliers
- Drive cost improvement and cost avoidance initiatives for the business
- Monitoring the market for specific trends and opportunities
- Developing and building upon relationships with existing suppliers and creating relationships with new suppliers
- Monitor KPI’s across allocated categories
- Ensuring stakeholder engagement across all levels and all functions
- At least 5+ years’ Procurement experience across a wide range of Categories
- Must have experience having managed spends in excess of €10 Million
- Strong stakeholder engagement experience is essential
- Honours Degree in a related business or supply chain discipline
- Extensive experience managing large budgets
The Next Step for you:
Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120.
Next Generation are specialists in Engineering, Data Science, Digital, Finance, IT Contract, IT Permanent, Life Sciences, Supply Chain, Procurement and Operations
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