Metal Category Manager

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  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    S$1 - S$2 per annum + Negotiable; Open budget

  • Contact:

    Nicola Clarke

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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My client is an industry leader and is looking for a Category Manager to come on board and specialise in subcontracting. The ideal candidate has extensive EPC experience and has been in strategic sourcing for 10+ years with some knowledge of contract writing.


  • Strategic negotiation with and within the company to enjoy maximum cost savings
  • Create and implement innovate sourcing strategies for at least the next 2 years
  • New supplier qualification and selection adhering to company policy
  • Look into the developments of new materials or the usage of new technologies to drive cost down
  • International markets experience of metallic raw materials and other global commodity markets
  • Maintain compliance within the suppliers and the company
  • Look at creating and implementing cost models for the assigned commodity
  • Maintain existing suppliers to ensure continued excellence
  • Make sure that the implementation process between suppliers go smoothly
  • Making sure that the supply chain is stable by having multiple strategic sourcing strategies


  • At least 10 years of experience in strategic sourcing globally
  • At least 5 years in a commercial role (sales/negotiation)
  • Some experience in contract underwriting is a plus
  • Strong experience in leading continuous improvement projects
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Supply Chain or equivalent.
  • Deep knowledge and international market experience of metallic raw metals