Purchasing Category Manager

Purchasing Category Manager  Are you looking for autonomy and ownership in a role?  What you’ll do:  You will work for one of NI’s top FMCG companies as a Purchasing Category Manager supporting them to develop new relationships, manage existing relationships & find cost savings. You’ll manage performance and risk to ensure that the business can meet its contractual obligations.  Specifically, you’ll develop and improve supplier relationships in transport, warehousing/storage, packaging/ingredients/detergents, lab consumables/testing, HR services and other categories as the role develops.  Working with the Business Quality Assurance team, you’ll develop, implement, and maintain quality systems.   What you’ll get:  Pension 10% employer contribution  Health cash plan  Life assurance (3x salary)  Annual Bonus  Subsidised on-site canteen  Enhanced Maternity/Paternity leave  What you’ll have:   CIPS qualified or working towards  Minimum 3 years' experience of working in a senior purchasing role ideally FMCG   Experience of managing and issuing tender documents  Experience in supplier management and product approval, audits and continuous improvement  Don’t worry if you don’t have an up-to-date CV, we can deal with that detail later