Due to some exciting business growth, we are seeking a Category Manager to join our friendly team in Osborne Park.What you will doIn this role, you will be responsible for developing, executing, and managing the sourcing strategy and tactical plans for centrally led categories. Along with delivering outstanding customer service and ensuring all parties meet contractual obligations, you will identify savings and strategic procurement opportunities to deliver direct EBIT translatable outcomes.Drive performance, culture and align with the company strategy and governance standards.Develop and implement short- and long-term category strategies for key spend segments across the group.Apply best-in-class procurement processes, and continuous improvement initiatives, ensuring long term profitability, competitive advantage, and cost reduction.Adherence to Group Strategic Procurement process, including key sourcing strategy, supplier selection and evaluation, quality management and performance measurements.For both national and international vendors facilitate the bidding process.Monitor and analyse contract performance against agreed benchmarks and through agreed reporting mechanisms.Work effectively across business units with different objectives in the creation and implementation of procurement strategies for complex spend categories.Develop contract management tools, guidelines and manuals for standardisation and knowledge sharing purposes.Provide guidance on and implement technological based solutions.Manage audits of potential and current suppliers to guarantee an optimum supplier base.How you will be rewardedPermanent opportunityFriendly team passionate about what we doCompetitive remuneration including access to a range of lifestyle, retail and entertainment discounts and benefitsWhat you will bringQualifications in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Materials Management, Law, Finance or a related discipline (desirable).Experience with mining related products and services.Knowledge of procurement, tendering and contracting processes and requirements.Excellent and proven experience in dealing HME parts and service suppliers in both OEM and after market areasExcellent analytical, problem solving, organisational, communication, presentation, and negotiation skills are necessary.Experience of system enabled P2P processesProject management experienceStrategically orientedAbility to successfully address large, challenging supplier relationshipsEmeco is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply. AUD Osborne Park 6017

Category Manager

Due to some exciting business growth, we are seeking a Category Manager to join our friendly team in Osborne Park.

What you will do

In this role, you will be responsible for developing, executing, and managing the sourcing strategy and tactical plans for centrally led categories. Along with delivering outstanding customer service and ensuring all parties meet contractual obligations, you will identify savings and strategic procurement opportunities to deliver direct EBIT translatable outcomes.

  • Drive performance, culture and align with the company strategy and governance standards.
  • Develop and implement short- and long-term category strategies for key spend segments across the group.
  • Apply best-in-class procurement processes, and continuous improvement initiatives, ensuring long term profitability, competitive advantage, and cost reduction.
  • Adherence to Group Strategic Procurement process, including key sourcing strategy, supplier selection and evaluation, quality management and performance measurements.
  • For both national and international vendors facilitate the bidding process.
  • Monitor and analyse contract performance against agreed benchmarks and through agreed reporting mechanisms.
  • Work effectively across business units with different objectives in the creation and implementation of procurement strategies for complex spend categories.
  • Develop contract management tools, guidelines and manuals for standardisation and knowledge sharing purposes.
  • Provide guidance on and implement technological based solutions.
  • Manage audits of potential and current suppliers to guarantee an optimum supplier base.

How you will be rewarded

  • Permanent opportunity
  • Friendly team passionate about what we do
  • Competitive remuneration including access to a range of lifestyle, retail and entertainment discounts and benefits

What you will bring

  • Qualifications in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Materials Management, Law, Finance or a related discipline (desirable).
  • Experience with mining related products and services.
  • Knowledge of procurement, tendering and contracting processes and requirements.
  • Excellent and proven experience in dealing HME parts and service suppliers in both OEM and after market areas
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, organisational, communication, presentation, and negotiation skills are necessary.
  • Experience of system enabled P2P processes
  • Project management experience
  • Strategically oriented
  • Ability to successfully address large, challenging supplier relationships

Emeco is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.

  • Posted Date 10 Jul 2024
  • Location Osborne Park
    WA / Australia
  • Industry Procurement, Manufacturing & Transport
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided