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Procurement Category Manager - Projects & Engineering

Ref no. BHN561424
Location London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

My client is looking for a Procurement Category Manager, who has experience working withing the Oil & Gas/Energy Industry.

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Procurement Category Manager


Procurement Category Manager - O&G

Job description

You will be a part of a newly created procurement team and looking after the Projects & Engineering category. Which will involve the following:

  • Integrity management
  • Electrical, Control & Implementation
  • Fabrication & Construction
  • Rotating & Engineered Equipment
  • Engineering Projects and Services

Knowledge, qualifications, and experience:

  • Degree in Economics, Supply chain or related discipline
  • Extensive experience in procurement: Category manager; Procurement manager, contracts manager or similar
  • Track record of proven delivery sourcing and managing technical categories (projects, engineering, operations & maintenance is a plus)
  • Experience in strategic sourcing across multiple categories with a demonstrable track record of delivering value to business
  • Experience in pre-award and post award contract management.
  • Demonstrable experience developing and negotiating contractual arrangements
  • Experience in supplier performance / relationship management
  • Experience of building stakeholder relationships to leverage best commercial advantage in line with business needs, company values and best practice
  • Oil & Gas experience (preferred)

Key Competencies:

  • Self-motivated with ability to execute strategy to reach business objectives.
  • Good communicator and negotiator with ability to influence change across all stakeholders, internal and external
  • Capable of prioritising to action what really matters and meet changing and diverse business needs.
  • Critical thinking needed to manage and improve procurement processes
  • Team working and collaboration is key in this role to help ensure the smooth running of the company's procurement activities.
  • Adaptable and flexible, applies experience and skills with relevance to organisational scale and culture
  • Good organisational abilities

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