Procurement Category Manager - Directs

Job Title: Procurement Category Manager - Directs
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Yarraville
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15586_1525241438
Contact Name: David Goodrem
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2018 07:10

Job Description

About the company

Our client is a well known FMCG business with a number of category leading products. They are looking for an experienced procurement professional to lead sourcing and supplier management activities for a key direct spend category.

About the role

The role is responsible for:

  • Developing and executing category management plans
  • Global spend analysis and reporting on market dynamics
  • Supplier performance management and the generation of SLA and supply contracts.
  • Undertaking bench-marking exercises of existing and prospective suppliers to identify opportunities to cut costs

Skills & Experience

Applicants must be able to demonstrate experience applying formal strategic sourcing and SRM processes in a food manufacturing environment. Sourcing experience in direct spend categories and a proven ability to lead negotiations for supply contracts is essential, along with tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Supply Chain or Commerce an advantage.


A great working environment and a business that continues to outperform its peers. This is a great opportunity to add significant value through a locally based leadership structure. A starting os $130,000 package, plus Bonus is on offer.

Apply today, or call David Goodrem on 03 8613 3507 to discuss further.