Procurement supply chain Interim and permanent recruiters

Category Specialists

South East
£30,001 - £50,000 per annum
£30-60k + pension + bonus
Our client is embarking on an exciting journey to change how Procurement is perceived and managed within its organisation. This is a great opportunity to be part of that journey…
Due to a recent restructure, and a move to Strategic Sourcing and Contract management, our client is looking for a number of Category Specialists and Category Managers to join their team.
The Category Specialists and Category Managers support the Senior Category Managers in developing and implementing specific demand strategies across one or more categories/sub-categories. This includes gathering and analysing internal and external data, and providing valuable inputs into the strategy development and implementation.
We are looking for strategic thinkers and influencers, who can drive value and really make a difference.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a business administration, commerce, finance, engineering or other relevant discipline (and/or qualified by demonstrable experience)
  • Undertaking procurement qualification desirable e.g. CIPS
  • Reasonable experience of category management
  • Microsoft Office suite including advanced MS Excel
  • In depth category experience for at least one of the below categories preferred:
-       E&C
-       Asset purchase and hire (process & hire)
-       Indirect (IT, telecoms, HR, professional services, facilities & business services)
To find out more please call Oliver Lewsley or Karen Laker on 01403 248448   
Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business


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