The Lead Category Manager within Global Strategic Sourcing (GSS) is focused on the effective and efficient procurement of Cutting across business units and regions. This role is responsible for defining, leading and monitoring holistic supplier strategies, developing category and procurement expertise and talent, and driving best practices across the business units and supply management. Given the global nature of category initiatives, the Global Supply Manager interacts with suppliers and colleagues across geographies and work cultures. The Lead Category Manager leads a team of 1 person located overseas. The individual is tasked with building a customer-focused, service-oriented team, and fostering a motivating environment through his/her leadership skills.
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