Senior Category Manager - Indirects

Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Carl Stephen

Our client is an industrial services business with a national footprint and head office in Melbourne. Currently on a journey of transformation they are looking to add a Senior Category Manager - Indirects on a 6-month FTC with a view to permanent.

About the role

Reporting to Head of Procurement, you will be tasked with running end to end procurement activities across the indirects category, leaning towards the industrial areas of spend such as freight, CAPEX and services. This will include:

  • Providing mentorship and to a small team of procurement specialists
  • Ensuring the appropriate levels of procurement process and governance is applied working with stakeholders on end to end procurement processes.
  • Owning the procurement process through to negotiating strong outcomes for the business.
  • Continuing to develop analysis and reporting processes on supplier performance, and the generation of SLA and supply contracts.

About the candidate

You will be a senior procurement professional (in-directs) with a proven track record of delivering outcomes. You will have worked in multiple business with various levels of procurement sophistication and be comfortable working in an environment where you have to manage/influence senior stakeholders.

**This is a 6-month FTC contract with an immediate start. Discussions already underway about what the future looks like beyond the 6-month period**

Please apply on the link below or call Carl Stephen on (03) 8613 3519 to discuss the role in more detail