Category Buyer / Manager - Logistics

Recruiter
Ronin Limited
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£40,000 - £60,000
Posted
26 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Category Buyer / Manager -Logistics Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Car + Package Location: London Vacancy Overview A forward thinking and dynamic retail organisation seek to add further talent to their team. Key Duties and Responsibilities: As a Category Manager within this high performing function you will work cross functionally with a range of senior stakeholders to create a legacy across the category - driving strong savings initiatives. Deliver savings and manage procurement process in a timely and professional manner Negotiate supplier agreements and agree contracts across multiple suppliers in the UK and abroad Work closely with customers to delivery key objectives Execute category reviews Grow internal and external stakeholder relationships from top to bottom Develop supplier relationships and monitor supplier performances Manage supply chain and risk across packaging category - Drive strategy across the logistics category, delivering long-term solutions to strategic sourcing challenges - Work collaboratively to ensure both a seamless category transition and the buy-in of senior stakeholders into procurement initiatives across the organisation - Use innovative strategic sourcing methodology to revitalise a best practise procurement function - Act as a subject matter expert for logistics procurement within the business, providing the opportunity to make a name for yourself and to develop into more senior positions. Candidate Overview - A strong track record within strategic sourcing and category management across the Logistics category - Rapid progression within a procurement function, including promotions at regular intervals and a desire to remain on an upward trajectory. - Degree preferred but not essential For further information, please contact on ****************************. Reference code 1890
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