Category Manager - Indirect

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1709-144189_1504497583
Salary: AU$53.00 - AU$57.00 per hour + Super

The Company
A 1 month opportunity with a national organisation in the heart of the CBD for a Category Manager has arisen. This role is 1 month long with a possibility for an extension for the right candidate.

The Role
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to work in a successful team and to gain new skills. The role requires someone with proven category management experience with IT sourcing experience preferable. Other responsibilities include:

  • Creating a culture of financial transparency
  • Overseeing vendors & contracts relating to the provision of services across relevant areas of Providing guidance on contracts (terms, expiries, SLAs, etc) to the Leadership Teams and other stakeholders
  • Managing vendor relationships and underlying contract lifecycle
  • Monitoring, analysing and reporting on vendor (contract) performance
  • Working to identify and assess risks in vendor provided solutions

To be successful in the role you must be able to show and prove certain capabilities. Experience needed include:

  • Experience in large corporate environments in a contract administration
  • Strong communication, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Practical, working knowledge of procurement departments
  • Demonstrated experience working with vendors to achieve commercial outcomes
  • Understanding of procurement categories
  • Demonstrated experience tracking contract terms and deliverables and providing timely, value adding reports.

If this sounds like you and you are immediately available and happy to do a 1 month assignment then please apply now.

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for more information or a confidential conversation please contact Greg Brown on +61282709799

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