Category Manager

Wigan, UK
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Category Manager / Wigan / £430,000

Your new company

You will join a historic and industry leading manufacturing organisation

Your new role

Responsibility for Purchasing of assigned Commodities, with the objective of maximising contribution to company savings targets and ensuring long term, cost efficient supply of materials to the business and for assigned sourcing projects. Key duties include development and implementation of Sourcing & Supplier Strategies and ensuring continuous performance improvements for key vendors.

What you'll need to succeed

Experienced in dealing with international supply chains you will be able to demonstrate the following skill set-
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Collaboration and influencing skills
  • Able to function as a team member as well as being able to independently manage workload and set own priorities to deliver against agreed objectives
  • Flexible and adaptable on evolving procurement projects, organisational structure and Supplier base

What you'll get in return

£35,000 - £40,000 plus excellent benefits

What you need to do now

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