Vacancy

Category Manager Onshore Wind
Salary: Contact Us
Location:
Stockholm, Amsterdam, London or the greater Copenhagen area
Ref:
EN/11974

Category Manager Onshore Wind

Cathcart Energy is currently recruiting for a Category Manager on behalf of our client, a global energy business with international business operations across the globe, to be based in Amsterdam, London, Stockholm or the greater Copenhagen region. 

 

This is an opportunity to join a company with ambitious growth plans in the renewable energy sector, and you would be joining the procurement team for the companies onshore wind section, working closely together with the other departments such as Project Delivery, Asset Management and Market Development.

 

In this role, you will be working with the strategic development of the companies supply chain, establishing purchasing strategies and categories. Therefore, you need to have solid experience of procurement processes in a CAPEX intensive industry, preferably in the wind business. You will be working in an international environment and be responsible for the WTG category.

 

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

  • Establishing categories and developing these towards the suppliers.
  • Provide analytic insights regarding products as well as categories.
  • Deliver commercial and procurement / sourcing market expertise for several aspects of the business (development, construction and commissioning).
  • Handle the formation and delivery of budgets and cost saving strategies in the WTG category.
  • Certify that the selection of suppliers, procurement and contract processes are in alignment with the category strategy of the business.
  • Ensuring the business has solid strategies in place for protection against regulatory, reputational and financial risks.
  • Supporting the development of the procurement section and participating in improvement strategies.

 

To be considered for this role, candidates should have a solid track record of working within the wind business and supply technology for WTG’s. If you have experience of working within a consultancy environment, this will be considered beneficial. You also need to have excellent supplier management skills and established relationships (network) in the O&M or WTG  sector.

 

As you will be joining an international team, it is important that you understand people and culture across multiple countries. It is also a requirement that candidates can work well in teams as there is a lot of overlap between departments of the business.

Candidates need to be fluent in English, both in speaking and writing.

 

If you want to know more about this role, or want to apply, please contact Sigrid Carstairs at Cathcart Energy on +46 40 668 80 66 or +44 131 510 9100, and send your most recently updated CV to sigrid.carstairs@cathcartenergy.com

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Ref: EN/11974
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