Category Manager

X4 Group Ltd
50000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000/annum
11 Oct 2019
08 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Category Manager

A great opportunity for a Category Manager has become available for a client of mine based in Warwickshire.

They are currently seeking a highly capable Category Manager to join their team of highly determined professionals. They are looking for a switched on Category Manager to come in, review of sourcing strategies within directs, negotiate terms with suppliers and be a swiched on individual who can manage and guide a buyer and an assistant buyer.

Category Manager Responsibilities:

Developing and implementing category strategies
Creating and sustaining value based/collaborative relationships with suppliers
Delivering cost reductions
Developing total cost ownership category-based models to deliver whole life cost benefits
Managing supplier contracts
Review sourcing strategies
Negotiate terms with suppliers
Category Manager Requirements:

Educated to a degree level ideally
MCIPS qualified
Experience working within a manufacturing/engineering environment
Experience managing a small team
Able to manage procurement categories
Why Should You Apply?

Up to GBP50,000 depending on experience
Good pension scheme
25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
And more...
If you're interested in this role, please send your CV to and I will call you to discuss the role in more detail with you. If you're currently on the lookout for any other opportunities within engineering, don't hesitate to contact me.

About Us
X4 Engineering

X4 Engineering is a specialist recruitment business for the engineering sector. We are part of the X4 Group, a multi-award-winning group of brands specialising in Life Sciences, Engineering, Construction and Technology, with over 10 years of experience in successfully placing mid to senior level contract and permanent professionals across the globe.

Our network of world class engineering talent sets us apart from the rest and allows us to deliver skilled professionals to our engineering partners across a number of industry sectors including Oil and Gas, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Chemical and Process, Defence, Medical, Food and FMCG