Category Manager (6-month role)

Overview

Commercial Procurement Manager for large telecommunications services provider (6-month contract with opportunity to go perm)

New opportunity for a Commercial Procurement Manager to join a large telecommunications company based Dublin.

Job Description

The Job:

Reporting to the Head of Head of Commercial and General Procurement, you will be responsible for leading the sourcing activities across the assigned categories: advisory, marketing, shared services, property, facilities and HR services. You will also be responsible for all non-technical procurement for the company.

Qualifications

The Fit:

The successful candidate will have a 5 years’ procurement of a broad range of indirect services, professional Procurement qualification, experience in contracting and managing Suppliers and or Managed Service providers, be an experienced user of e-procurement tool (Coupa) and ERP would be an advantage.

We are looking for someone who has previously worked on his/her own initiative and able to go independently through projects and contracts and make decisions.

Previous experience managing big budgets and ability to negotiate contracts is vital.

Successful candidate is commercially savvy, has very strong negotiation skills, driven to achieve ‘saving targets’, has ability to make strong decisions and has excellent communication skills.

Location:

Our client’s offices are based in Dublin South city.

Salary:

€80K pro rata

Thank you for your application. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

 

 

 

 

Claudia Venturino, Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Claudia is a native of Montevideo, Uruguay; she is fluent in Spanish and English and has recently being studying French. She graduated from Universidad Católica del Uruguay with a Degree in Social Communication with specialisation in Organisational Communication, and is currently studying for a Masters in Business Administration in Universidad de la Empresa, in Montevideo via distance learning. Claudia has a variety of experience in Marketing and Customer Service roles in different industries including financial, logistics and telecommunications, and she has spent some time as an assistant professor of Contemporary Communication Trends in Universidad Católica del Uruguay. In e-Frontiers, Claudia works roles within the Customer Life-Cycle, specialising in marketing oriented roles.

Specialises in: Sales, Marketing, Administration, Finance