Global Category Manager, Professional Services

Bramwith Consulting
South West London
£60000 - £75000 per annum
18 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Category Manager- Professional Services - FTSE100 Engineering Major - West London - £75k + Package

Over the last 5 years, this prestigious engineering major have experienced year on year surges in international business and are now recognised as one of the most dominant players in their industry. As a result of their increased demand, they are now looking for an experienced Procurement Professional with a background in Professional Services to head up the Indirect function and design a category strategy to enrol in line with their global presence.

Global Category Manager Role overview:

  • Working as a Professional Services Specialist to design and deliver an international category strategy to streamline spends in the hundreds of millions
  • Partnering with leading consultancy organisations to procure a range of professional services, managing the cradle to grave tender and pre/post contractual process
  • Negotiating procurement contractual agreements with a range of external suppliers, focusing on audit, legal, tax and consultancy within the professional services arena
  • Working directly with the CPO and VP of the US conglomerate in enrolling your strategic processes across various global locations

To be successful in this position, you must have the following:

  • A strong background in managing a Professional Services function
  • Experience working within a blue chip/FTSE 100 organisation is preferred
  • An ambitious and driven attitude, eager to deliver tangible cost savings across a large professional services category spend
  • A demonstrable background working with senior internal stakeholders to drive and champion procurement change
  • Degree qualified, M/CIPS preferred

To apply, please forward a copy of your up to date CV to