Category Specialist

London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Category Specialist Needed - Up to £450 per day

Your new company is one the world's leading Oil & Gas with reach across the globe. They offer the best rewards and benefits within the industry to their employees with their employee retention second to none. They are always improving their technology and always working on new projects, showing their desire to continually grow .

Your new role
In your new role you will be working as a Category Specialist and will be accountable for all Eastern Hemisphere (AGT, Angola, Asia Pacific North Sea and Oman) third-party spend for the Projects & Modifications category in support of the Global. Within this role you will be collaborating with the rest of the sourcing managers to focus on sourcing suppliers, negotiating and stakeholder management. You will be dealing with an array of supplier, stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will have proven experience working on a degree of sourcing projects developing the category management plan. You will be using the provisions of Category within boundaries of relevant laws and regulations, approved budgets and, where applicable, Joint Venture partner and NOC agreements. From this you must be able to demonstrate strong engagement with both suppliers and stakeholder management. Following from that you must have good negotiating skills, predicting market trends and valuations. The team you will be working in has ties across the globe, giving you a wide array of exposure.

What you'll get in return
In return you will have the opportunity to deliver sourcing projects to a growing procurement team and adding value with your contribution. You will receive a competitive day rate and a six month contract. As a company they are committed to developing a talented team of professionals who deliver a high standard of work.

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