Category Manager - Directs

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Christine Armadass

About the company

Our client is a global FMCG organisation manufacturing market leading branded products. The organisation is well known for it's values driven and collaborative culture, offering flexible working arrangements.

About the role

This is a newly created role and will have end to end category responsibility for contract manufacturing services and the packaging spend. Crucial to the role will be implementing best practice sourcing methodologies / procurement processes.

The role will focus on the following

  • Cost savings
  • Improving quality of products
  • Improve S&OP planning including forecasting
  • Improviding supplier relationships
  • Providing procurement guidance to the wider business to ensure compliance

About you

We are seeking candidates with directs (ingredients, packaging, contract manufacturing) category management experience gained from FMCG organisations. Ideally we are seeking candidates that have experience gained from multinational organisations. Must be degree qualified, preferable in Business, Supply Chain or Finance.

South Eastern location.

If this sounds like it's for you, then we would love you to push the 'Apply Now' button to forward your CV. You can also contact Christine Armadass on 03 8613 3513 for a confidential discussion. Thank you.