about the company
Despite hiccups in current makret trends - this multinational is bucking the trend and continues to be noth a leader and a pioneer within the industry. In conjucntion, they are seeking for a champion that prides passion in procurement primarily in indirects for a corprate level
about the job
Based within the Procurement and Supply Chain Management function, the Category Specialist will be accountable for the procurement function related to category management in ATL & BTL marketing within the company's downstream procurement section.
Ultimately, this role will provide strategy development and implementation support to the Category Management, thus competencies in liasing with createive agencies, vendor management, media sourcing, event management would excel in this position
On a daily basis this will mean engaging with stakeholders to understand business needs and ensure category strategies align with those needs.
Analysis will be on supply markets, cost modelling and bench marking.
skills and experience required
We are looking for a degree holder in a technical or related business discipline. Also desirable will be MCIPS/ISM qualifications and hands-on experience of SAP systems and Ariba e-sourcing procurement tools.
Prior experience in the following will be needed:
- Category strategy development and execution
- Exposure to FMCG, retail, banking, pharmaceutical, chemicals and oil & gas would be a plus
- Sourcing, contracting and contract management in indirect categories
- Supplier management, tender bidding
To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact us at 65171622.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1551260 )
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