Procurement Category Manager

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Procurement Category Manager

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    $110 - $130K base+ super + bonus

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    20 days ago

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Northbridge Recruitment are sourcing a Procurement Category Manager to work with a global building material company based within Sydney NSW. It is an exciting opportunity to work with an outcome driven team and add value to a mature procurement function. 

This role will detail spend analysis, category planning and stakeholder management of a designated category, and contribute to future planning and global alignment. This role will suite candidates with an engineering background, strong analytical skills and the ability to engage with stakeholders and vendors.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop, execute, and maintain a comprehensive category strategy capable of delivering best value in safety, quality, delivery and cost.
  • Build and develop relationships with key stakeholders (locally & across APAC) to ensure alignment in strategies and execution of annual priorities and longer term growth initiatives.
  • Provide category analysis, insight and support to key internal stakeholders and provide true to form category representation 
  • Enable continuous improvement by uncovering hidden areas of underperformance to drive cost improvements and increase profitability.
  • Ensure that all vendors are operating in compliance with procurement policy.
  • Spend Analysis across all categories within the business,
  • Generate spend analysis and insights at category and vendor levels to help further identify cost saving opportunities,
  • Ensure global functional alignment on reporting for the Procurement function  
To be successful: 
  • Ability to build good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • 3-5 years in procurement in addition to strong analytical capability
If you would like to apply for this opportunity please APPLY ASAP as we are currently shortlisting candidates. For further information reach out to

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“We encourage people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate based on disability.” Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE for this role. Australian PR or Citizenship is required