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KPMG is currently seeking a Manager, Category Management Lead for Non-IT Professional Services to join our Strategic Sourcing and Procurement Team.
Minimum eight years of recent related work experience in category management, strategic sourcing, contract negotiation and supplier management in professional services or consulting procurement
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; Master’s degree from an accredited college/university is preferred (MBA or other relevant degree/certification highly desirable)
Strong ability to engage, influence and collaborate with suppliers and senior management in a strategic and tactical manner; open to feedback and coaching
Able to think critically and creatively; capability to execute on multiple projects, RFXs and contract negotiations simultaneously; demonstrated analytical, financial and problem-solving skillsets; organizational and project management skills to include stakeholder management and meeting facilitation
Familiarity with Procurement technologies available in the marketplace today; outstanding MSFT Excel and PowerPoint skills are a must
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to adapt one’s approach depending on the audience
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