Based in Aberdeen or Barrow in Furness
FTSE 100 Global Energy Company
You will be a seasoned Category Manager that ideally has experience from the Oil and Gas industry.
The role is to undertake assessments to generate innovative opportunities and robust strategic sourcing plans. Ensures value is maximised from the contract negotiation through the whole life cycle of the category. The categories to manage are in the Maintenance and Operations area.
Working with key internal stakeholders, manage all procurement activity across expenditure categories. This includes the creation and implementation of category plans that will ensure delivery in line with business objectives, regulatory requirements and the landing of all value negotiated.
External Market Expertise:
Report changes and updates through proactive governance
Source and procure a range of goods and services across one or more expenditure categories ensuring optimum value for money within defined service and quality criteria
Identify opportunities for, lead and evaluate competitive tenders and proposals for the supply of goods and services negotiating with suppliers on all commercial and contractual matters and applying judgement as to what constitutes an acceptable level of contractual risk and supply resilience
Provide support to the Category Manager in complex negotiations through data, market or other analysis