Procurement Category / Manager

Recruiter
BCT Resourcing
Location
City of London, London
Salary
0
Posted
04 Apr 2017
Expires
02 May 2017
Ref
1399735
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Category Manager - £45,000 - London



We are currently recruiting for a country category manager to take the ownership for the strategic procurement of different sourcing categories and 3rd party spend. This is a great role for candidates looking to oversee the activities of operative buyers, and ensuring compliance with relevant guidelines , whilst manage strategic commercial relationshps including vendors, negotiations, and supplied management.

To be considered for this position:

* 5 + years procurement experience (working in a variety of categories)
* Interpersonal communication skills, facilitation and negotiation skills
* Happy to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
* Ability to elicit cooperation and information from a wide variety of sources
* Strong understanding of accounting, finance and budgeting concepts
* High level of understanding and demonstrated competency using procurement tools
* Knowledge of applicable and spend categories (supplier markets, sourcing strategies)
* Minimum of A Level qualifications, with 3 years procurement experience and ideally a professional cerifitication, e.g. CPSM, CSM, CISM

Closing date for applications is the 14th of April, 2017. If interested please submit a CV prior to this date to apply.