Lead and ensure a category management approach to the procurement of a specified portfolio expenditure to meet over category savings target
Provide strategic direction for procurement categories by working with Category Manager in order to ensure that the category strategy meets the business needs
Undertake review of existing purchase ordering process and then implement continuous improvements where necessary to ensure that costs are monitored, reviewed and controlled within budgetary constraints and in line with company's finance procedures
Develop a suitable contract database and protocol for ongoing supplier management including the ongoing creation, rationalization and management of suppliers along with a clear contractor overview highlighting key contracted information.
Knowledge of standard procurement analysis financial tools
Good influencing & negotiating skills