A highly sought after employer of choice, this ASX listed organisation is a global leader in their area of specialisation. This organisation offers career development and new opportunities to all employees locally and abroad. Due to an internal promotion, an opportunity now exists for a Head of Group Categories to lead a team of Category Managers who are responsible for a diverse range of high value contracts across a variety of categories.
Reporting to the General Manager, you will play an integral role in leading and developing a team of category specialists, ensuring that the procurement of services and materials are managed efficiently and effectively to mutually benefit both parties. The scope of the role will include working closely with Internal and external key stakeholders and preparing and maintaining supplier contracts. You will also partner with your Category Managers and schedule regular supplier performance reviews, conduct commercial negotiations and manage supplier relationships, as well as conduct ongoing research of market opportunities and trends.
Ideally you will be Tertiary qualified in Supply, Logistics, Engineering or a related business discipline, CIPSA or equivalent and be comfortable working within a dynamic, fast paced and highly pressurised environment. During your career your responsibilities will have included managing and negotiating high value categories within a large corporate environment. You will be a proven natural leader with a strong commercial acumen and experience in developing and executing leading practice category management strategies.
To enquire further about this opportunity, please phone Natasha Diamond on 0412 822 348, click "Apply" or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org