|Location||London, Greater London, England|
Job Role: Category Manager (HR &IT)
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Oil & Gas
Our client is a world leader in the provision of highly advanced technical solutions to the Oil & Gas drilling sectors. They are currently looking for a Category Manager (IT & HR) to join their team. Candidates will have the opportunity to work in an environment where investment is continuous and substantial, technology is leading edge, teamwork is at the forefront of all they do and personal development is encouraged at every stage. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that pride themselves on delivering high quality superior products to their sector.
The category manager works to define the long-term supply strategy for a category of spend, with consideration of business objectives, stakeholder requirements, expected demand and external market conditions to deliver optimized and best-in-class total cost of ownership, with mitigated, supply risks
-Build trusted relationships with key stakeholders
-Design and develop the category strategy in order to leverage global spend opportunities, reduce lead times and total cost of ownership.
-Develop and implement global sourcing and spend strategies to support family plans and cost reduction objectives.
-Collaborate with internal stakeholders and suppliers with an aim to introduce new and innovative technology and processes to improve margins and service delivery.
-Manages and leverages global spend and global suppliers for an assigned category and/or sub-category.
-Compile and update demand and spend levels and provide input to the Division scenario planning.
-Monitor global markets trends, intervene to manage/mitigate the impact of supply shortfalls or price increases, or market opportunities.
-Ensure that all managed suppliers have executed contracts in place, are actively monitored and that full value extraction is delivered with the Post-Award
-Benchmark performance and audit suppliers with assistance from key stakeholders.
-Ensure alignment across Divisions for preferred suppliers and family plans that considering concentration, capacity, lead time, cost, risk, ESG performance and operational performance, along with Division-specific business requirements.
-Implement, Monitor and Maintain a supply base profile in the Buying Guides, and drive compliant purchasing.
-MCIPS Qualified or equivalent experience
To make an application for this role please submit your CV to email@example.com or for more information call 01453829529.