Category Manager - Raw Materials
Category Manager - Raw Materials. A unique role with a well established company for someone who is experienced in sourcing, negotiating for raw materials to be used in manufacturing. You will be experienced in : - Manage global raw material purchasing. Work with internal s/holders (eng, ops, & quality) to ensure sound supplier qualification & materials quality. Develop & deliver detailed commodity strategy. Conduct or support negotiations & supplier selection. Deliver commodity productivity through price, value analysis & CI projects. Support (SRM) supplier reviews within commodity. Manage commodity supply whilst mitigating supplier risk. Support region/sector NPD Procurement teams through preferred supplier programs & strategy development. Qualifications & Experience BA Degree in Bus;, Supply Chain, Ops, Engineering or similar. 3 to 5 years procurement sourcing experience, consulting, buyer, &/or analyst experience. Competent at assessing vendors; coordinating discussions, consultation & negotiation skills. Strong communication skills - verbal & written. Drawing up contracts in conjunction with legal department. Ability to travel up to 20% of the year when it is safe to do so. Excellent salary and benefits are on offer and great career progression. Please apply to discuss.
9 days ago