Procurement Category Manager x2 - Slough/London

Bramwith Consulting
£35000 - £45000 per annum + CIPS Sponsorship + Package
16 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Procurement Category Manager x2 - FTSE 50 Global Procurement - Incredible Transformation and Change - London OR Slough Offices - £35,000 - £45,000 CIPS Sponsorship Competitive Package This leading FTSE 50 is undergoing an incredible Transformation Programme in their Procurement Function, developing Global Procurement capabilities from the UK and fast becoming a CoE (Centre of Excellence) for best practice procurement. As a result, they are seeking two ambitious and talented Category Managers to join their growing team, taking ownership of £Multi-Million spends and working closely with Senior Category Managers to go be part of this incredible journey. Categories are flexible, with opportunities across IT (Software, Infrastructure, Outsourcing), Professional Services/HR, Marketing and Directs As part of your role, you will be: Developing category strategies to effectively manage £Multi-Million spends across your category specialism, working closely with Senior Category Managers to ensure synergy within the wider categories Managing cradle to grave procurement and strategic sourcing, including contract and supplier management Leading high profile procurement projects across the business, working closely with Global counterparts to help develop the transformation of the function Receiving tailored mentorship and development plans to progress swiftly to senior positions, with the opportunity for Global roles dependant on preferences Requirements for this role: Excellent procurement and category management experience within your early career to date, with a CV that demonstrates significant cost savings achieved alongside value added to the business Experience and success in supplier management, able to effectively build strategic relationships with global suppliers Rapid progression from Buyer to Senior Buyer to Manager, preferably within a blue chip environment Desire to succeed and ambition to progress rapidly whilst learning from senior managers Degree (or equivalent) and CIPS are preferred but not essential If you are a high performing, talented Procurement professional, looking to take your career to the next level, send me a copy of your CV at Key words: Procurement, Procurement Manager, Buyer, Senior Buyer, Category Manager, Strategic Sourcing, Indirect Procurement, IT Procurement, FTSE 50, Slough, West London, London, Transformation, Global, CIPS, CIPS Sponsorship, FTSE 100, Blue Chip This job was originally posted as