Direct Procurement Category Manager
Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Bramwith Consulting
Direct Procurement Category Manager - FTSE100 - West London - £50k + Excellent benefits + flexible working
Job Title: Directs Procurement Category Manager
Contact: Shiva at
Having just gone through a period of substantial growth, Europe's leading FMCG organisation are looking for a successful procurement professional to lead the team through a major procurement transformation. Having recently acquired even more business, and further expansion on the horizon my client now owns the most reputable named brands across Europe.
As a direct procurement category manager, your role consists of implementing strategy and working alongside c-level stakeholders to contribute towards the success of the organisation. Working at the core an industry leading team, you will have full autonomy to manage your team and develop strategy across the group. With an undisputed reputation for professional development you will be given the training and tools you need to progress to a senior position within 18 months.
As a Direct Procurement Category Manager, you will be responsible for:
- The end to end procurement process across multiple direct categories, including but not limited to vegetables, raw materials and packaging.
- Development and implementation of strategic procurement processes to deliver significant cost savings to the organisation
- Working alongside senior stakeholders to benefits the wider organisation
- Negotiate with key suppliers to ensure the best rates and cost savings are being delivered
As a Directs Procurement Buyer you will have:
- Experience working in direct procurement, preferably in the food or packaging industry.
- End to end procurement and previous management is essential
- Degree + CIPS beneficial
Already operating across 15+ European countries and further expansion on the horizon, this is the ideal opportunity for a senior procurement professional looking for the next step up at a world-renowned company. For more information, or to apply, please send your CV across to Shiva at
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