Location: North Shields
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 167898
NRG is currently recruiting for a Category Manager to join our well known manufacturing client based in North Tyneside. This role represents the ideal opportunity for an experienced buyer to take the next step up in their career in a global business.
The role involves an exciting opportunity to lead a procurement category and manage complex spend across Europe as well as play a big part in the overall development of the procurement function.
Duties of the role include:-
Developing and delivering European category management strategies
Build excellent stakeholder relationships with an understanding of goals and requirements
Use market knowledge and procurement expertise to drive sustainable vale and reduce risk
Use tactical and strategic approaches to engage the market, contract negotiation and supplier management
Helping the business think differently about the opportunities and innovations in the market place
To be considered you must have:-
Experience working as a buyer within a wider procurement function
Exposure to category management
Ideally you’ll have experience working within indirect purchasing
Preferably you will have a degree in an appropriate discipline