German speaking Category Manager (MRO) Aargau, Switzerland Our client is a multinational manufacturer with significant business units covering both FMCG and Industrial production processes.
They are seeking a German speaking Category Manager (MRO) to enhance their overall procurement team. Located near Aarau the successful Category Manager (MRO) will operate with a focus on CAPEX and OPEX as part of the redesigned procurement function.
As a highly regarded manufacturer our client are expanding their procurement operation to now include this category manager role.
The ideal candidate will have a technical understanding of MRO procurement having conducted negotiations and established supplier frameworks.
Focusing on MRO you will be a confident communicator across production and engineering teams. As part of the purchasing management team you will work towards achieving corporate goals through cost savings and process efficiencies.
We are looking for a high calibre candidate with the following skill sets : Educated to Degree or equivalent level ideally in an Economic, Engineering or Supply Chain focused discipline Circa 5+ years working experience in a technical procurement environment having experienced a change or transformation culture Strong stakeholder management skills with ability to engage and interact with the production operation Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), plus a strong knowledge of SAP would be beneficial Fluency in English and German is required Ability to travel up to 15% If you are interested in applying for this German speaking Category Manager (MRO) role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to neil.
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