IT Category Manager

Bramwith Consulting
London (South)
£60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IT Category Manager - FTSE 200 FMCG Group - Greater London - £60,000 - 70,000 Benefits With a major transformation being undertaken by this FMCG conglomerate, the procurement function is being brought in to line with the rest of the business. There is the opportunity to grow with this organisation which has experienced year on year growth in recent years. Determining strategy alongside the Head of Procurement will bring the experience for the successful applicant to move into a more senior role in two years time. Category Manager Responsibilities:- Building relationships with key suppliers, through existing channels and developing new suppliers, ensuring commercially beneficial contracts Undertake strategic sourcing to generate savings through total cost ownership to generate savings in the IT category Determining the most appropriate sourcing strategy for sub categories, whilst providing leadership on vital procurement initiatives Procurement Background and Requirements:- Demonstrate a history of making savings achieved on major, complex spends in the IT Category Experience of leading major sourcing initiatives and contract negotiations, with detailed knowledge of IT procurement Degree qualified (2:1) or equivalent work experience MCIPS preferred For more information and to apply email a CV to Keywords: Procurement, Procurement Buyer, Senior Buyer, Procurement Manager, Buyer, Purchasing, CIPS, Indirect, Senior Procurement Buyer, Indirect Procurement Buyer, IT Procurement, Marketing Procurement, Greenfield, Travel Buyer, Category Manager, FM Procurement This job was originally posted as