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  • Location

    Hoofddorp

  • Job title:

    Global Category Manager

  • Sector:

    Food

  • Job ref:

    48183

  • Start Date:

    2022-04-25

Global Category Manager


The company
You will be part of a global team in one of the biggest food organizations based in Noord-Holland. They are focusing on dairy and plant-based products, early life and medical nutrition.

Role Description
In this role you will develop and contribute to the category strategy definition and oversee implementation across the company. You will also manage the relationship with and innovation agenda for strategic carriers & forwarders at global and regional level.

Responsibilities
- Update a Global Category strategy for the Freight category.
- Build the category strategy based on the D2D (Design to Deliver) strategy
- Support the regions to optimize their supplier portfolio according to the strategy
- Drive category performance across all pillars: risk management, supplier capacity, quality, total cost of ownership, security of supply, sustainability program
- Lead the e-Sourcing stream, specifically transition of the tenders to their preferred e-Sourcing platforms


Requirements
- 7+ years experience in procurement and/or supply chain preferably in Ocean Freight 
- Relationship management experience 
- Strong knowledge of Purchasing
- Experience in FMCG industry 
- Good communication skills in English


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