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Global Category Lead: Edible Oils and Flavours

Global Category Lead: Edible Oils and Flavours

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    East London

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    £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + car, pension

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    Hayley Davis

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Hayley Davis

Cedar are currently partnering with a global food manufacturer to recruit a global category lead for dairy, oils and flavours.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing, developing and implementing global category strategies for dairy, oil and flavours.
  • Leading regional teams around the globe through a complex matrix structure.
  • Manage C-suite level stakeholders.
  • Taking full ownership of supplier relationship management and technical innovation.
  • Evaluating competitive positioning using industry cost models and bench-marking analysis.

Required Expertise

  • Degree educated within a relevant discipline.
  • Experience of working within a multinational corporation.
  • Experience of working with an internationally based peer group and an ability to demonstrate a high level of cultural sensitivity.
  • A minimum of 8 years procurement experience within dairy, oils or a complementary category.
  • Passionate self-starter with the highest integrity and ethics.
  • A strong track record of assessing risk and concisely explaining complex issues to principal business. owners.Global category ownership in your current position or a previous role.