Category Manager (Energy and Gases)

Houston Permanent USD135,000 - USD140,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Strategic Sourcing position with Global Manufacturing Company
  • Opportunities for career growth

About Our Client

Global Chemical Manufacturing Company

Job Description

  • Develop and Execute sourcing strategy for energy purchases within Americas Region.
  • Develop and Execute sourcing strategy for industrial (plant scale) gas purchases.
  • Own and drive sustainability efforts was the business drives towards carbon neutrality by 2050 and 20% reduction by 2030.
  • Engage internal stakeholders in alignment process to ensure that across all domains, there's movement in the same direction.
  • Engage external stakeholders in driving our targets and goals in this space.
  • Drive day to day optimization of energy and industrial gas purchases.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • BA in Supply Chain Management (Procurement), Business Administration or equivalent industry experience in Procurement.
  • Knowledge of SAP system on contract/PO creation.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of applications.
  • Ability to work independently in this space in complex situations.
  • Ability to build cross functional teams across different geographies.
  • Knowledge of (or ability to learn quickly) relevant market space and dynamics.
  • Capacity to work in a matrix work environment.

What's on Offer

A high visibility role within a global organization with exceptional compensation and benefits.

Gail Ireland
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Indirect Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
Gail Ireland
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Job Nature
Hybrid working