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Job Title Category Manager - Electronics
Location Kuwait
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Our Client:

Our client is an exciting Group of business based in Kuwait with a portfolio of well-known brands. Due to continued growth, they are looking for a Category Manager for their Electronics division to join the business and assist in developing commercial category growth opportunities across numerous channels.

Your Role:

You will be responsible for the end to end management of the category of spend, providing the business with a robust supply chain which meets requirements and delivers value for money. Leads the development and delivery of category plans by working with the business to understand and plan for sourcing requirements whilst ensuring all purchasing decisions offer best value for money and where possible the total cost of the good or services are reduced through the effective use of sourcing levers. You will also be responsible for the management of all aspects of ongoing Contracts and supplier management whilst supporting the business to performance manage suppliers. The role is responsible for the calculation and delivery of identified sourcing savings in line with the expectations of the business.

Must Haves:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Minimum 5-6 years of experience in handling categories in electronic segment
  • Excellent Negotiation skills
  • Based out of Middle East
  • Arabic Preferred

Managing Expectations:

At Mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholders clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be delay in us responding to you but as a thumb rule if you do not hear from us in 7-8 working days post applying for the role then the resume has not been shortlisted and would be kept on the database for other roles. Look forward to a long term relationship…Mindfield…making a difference

Country Kuwait