Role details

Category Manager - Strategic Sourcing

Chicago   •   USD85,000 - USD125,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading supplier with aggressive growth goals looking for top talent
  • Our client is looking for a results-oriented individual for dynamic environment

About Our Client

Our client is one of the of the leading suppliers in its industry with over 50 years of experience. Our client operates both in residential and the commercial spaces and grown rapidly with an ongoing dedication to outstanding quality and service. When it comes to challenging and rewarding career opportunities, our client is the place to be!

Job Description

  • Strong proven track record of high level negotiations, program development, and program execution/implementation.
  • Experience managing various indirect procurement categories (Telecommunications, Packaging Supplies, Facilities services, etc.).
  • Experience in compliance management and metric development.
  • Capable of generating and administering RFP's and RFQ's, and efficiently gathering and analyzing resultant information/data.
  • Must have experience working with ERP systems
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to influence company behavior with data.
  • Ability to communicate and present requirements and updates to all levels of management.
  • Familiarity with reading and understanding service and lease contracts.

The Successful Applicant

  • A Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of procurement management experience.
  • Must have advanced working knowledge of Microsoft office products
  • Results oriented individual who can work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, with ability to effectively prioritize tasks and projects.

What's on Offer

$85k-$125k plus bonus potential, commensurate with experience.

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