Basic information:

Company: Grafton Recruitment s.r.o.

Field: Customer Service

Job Type: Full time

Posted on: 07.01.2019


Negotiable salary




Job description

Procurement has been your area of expertise for a while now and you are now looking for a new experience in Category Management. We have the perfect opportunity for you!

One of our favorite clients is looking for a Logistics/MRO Category Manager. The company is specialised in providing Procurement services & consultancy to some of the biggest companies in the world. Not only it is a great chance to work for a leader in their field, but also for their vision, company culture, work environment and professional growth options.

With your great knowledge and experience in deep sourcing and supplier management, you will help answeryour clients' needs to the highest level. Your will be mainly responsible for category strategy development, strategic sourcing, client stakeholder management, supplier performance management, and continuous cost and performance improvement. Additionally, you will develop and provide category market insight for internal capabilities development.

As a Category Manager your tasks will include but not be limited to:

  • Building long term category strategies for your clients
  • Conducting opportunity assessments for existing/potential clients
  • Budgeting and sourcing wave plans to support savings target achievement
  • Interacting with project team, management and stakeholders
  • Providing support to Supplier management and Procurement process and policies
  • Taking command on all supplier selection and procurement activities (RFI, RFQ etc.)
  • Negotiating supplier contracts accord to client contracts and procedures
  • Evalutating 3rd party Vendor perfomance (SLA's KPI's) and supplier relationship management by establishing metrics
  • Anticipating problems, risk assessment, cause analysis etc.


  • Fluent English level (min. C1)
  • Expertise in LOGISTICS or MRO categories
  • Master's degree preferred, Bachelor's degree is a must (Business/Finance/Economics or similar)
  • min. 3 to 6 years of experience in Category Management/Procurement and/or Supply Chain
  • Strong customer care orientation
  • Advanced MS Office (Excel, PPT), Procurement softwares (SAP or other ERP)


  • Extra vacation days
  • Meal Vouchers
  • Sick Days
  • Flexible hours
  • Home Office
  • Above standard starting salary
  • Language courses
  • Contribution to Pension or Life insurance
  • Multi-sport card
  • Trainings, mentoring programs and career development plans

Other info:
Send us your CV in English and Czech if you have one.

For more related job opportunities visit <a href="">

Apply for this position

In compliance with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we would like to bring to your attention that by clicking on "Apply for job" button displayed by each job ad, you will be redirected to another website (not Prague.TV). Please carefully read their privacy policy and terms and conditions before you submit your personal data.

Facebook comments


Fast and reliable internet connection in Prague!

TAWAN Italska

Thai massages in Prague 2


Sushi for You newsletter - Sign up Now! Always something...

Mary Poppins Agency s. r. o.

Nannies, housekeepers, hostess and more...

Duplex Prague

The Rooftop Venue

Mary Poppins Agency s. r. o.

Experienced nanny means yours and your children’s comfort!

Sněmovní 7

A Hub for co-working and events, with a Heart and Soul

Socialbakers a.s.

AI-Powered Social Media Marketing Suite

Prague’s # 1 source for Czech news in English…

Expat and Czech Business Professional Network


German Language Info Service

Brno Daily

New English-language online magazine for Brno...

Czech Mu

捷 目 is the first-ever Chinese language online newspaper...