Senior Category Manager



Are you an experienced sourcing and vend management professional looking f an exciting opptunity to wk with a global team and help shape the strategic direction of a leading technology company? If so, we want to hear from you!

Based in Dublin, our client is a leading vend in on demand financial management and human capital management software.

They are seeking a Seni Categy Manager to develop and manage global strategies f their Marketing and Meetings/Events categies in the EMEA region. You will be responsible f executing the end-to-end sourcing process, including creating and managing categy strategies, negotiating contracts and pricing, and supplier management.

What will the Seni Categy Manager do?

  • Develop and manage global categy strategies f Marketing and Meetings/Events in the EMEA region.
  • Execute the end-to-end sourcing process, including creating and managing categy strategies, spend and market analysis, negotiating contracts and pricing, and supplier management.
  • Identify key benchmark suppliers in RFx effts. Measure, rept and action cost productivity as a function of market pricing.
  • Partner with business stakeholders to understand their requirements and maximize value, while providing insights based on market conditions and trends.
  • Investigate innovative methods to optimize value from goods and service providers, improve the decision-making process, and increase the flow of infmation.
  • Develop and own the categy sourcing plan, ensuring all internal business requirements are met.
  • Codinate suppliers and internal customers and review supplier and business roadmaps.

What does the Ideal Candidate look like?

  • 4-7 years of experience in Sourcing / Procurement / Supply Chain
  • Demonstrated sourcing experience leading RFx’s, conducting supplier management and managing a sourcing categy
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple sourcing categies such as Real Estate, Wkplace, Marketing, Benefits, Employee Services and other.


Organization Allen Recruitment Consulting
Industry Management
Occupational Category Senior Category Manager
Job Location Dublin,Ireland
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Experience 5 Years
Posted at 2023-03-17 5:32 pm
Expires on 2023-05-01