A munkáltatóról / About the company
Our multinational client is a leader in its sector and we are currently looking for a Procurement Category Manager to their Budapest-based office.
Pozíció részletezése / Position overview
Our partner is seeking highly motivated individuals with comprehensive commercial procurement and client facing or consulting experience to join our team of procurement professionals. Specifically we are looking for procurement professionals to join the Global Procurement team in support of the Procurement Services business area. Fluent English and German is required.
Responsible for executing category strategy and managing the contractual commitments for a category This role will report to a personnel manager within ISC Procurement Services organization, with business direction provided by a Sourcing Project Manager. Requires ability to conduct market analysis, including market drivers, supplier profiles and relative negotiating positions. The average travel will be around 50%.
Main Responsibility Areas
Provide category support as assigned by the Client Sourcing Consultant and Category Strategy Leader
Owns primary responsibility to achieve client success against all contractual commitments at a category level
Responsible to understand category deliverables, savings commitments, milestones and obligations, and establish a project plan to meet each
Provide leadership in applying any appropriate council developed sourcing strategies/playbooks to client specific sourcing initiatives
Develop client category charter, baseline and market intelligence documents, sourcing strategy and category management approach per the 7 step sourcing process
Develop integrated (tactical and strategic) category sourcing strategy which delivers short term savings and drives category transformation through time
Provide category leadership and direction to Category Buyers
Responsible for on- going category management activities including driving supplier performance, demand management savings, and increasing category compliance
Communicate and negotiate with clients and suppliers through all levels of organization, primary interface to key category client stakeholders
Ensure category work products and deliverables are compliant and audit ready according to the CSM/CSC’s direction
Drive category ordering automation and catalog strategy.
At least 3 years experience in Procurement