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Title:  Category Manager - Commerce & Business Services

The Category Manager will be responsible for developing category strategy for Commerce and Business Services. Key deliverables include influencing Category Management and operational initiatives, utilizing strategic sourcing and procurement techniques.

1.     Assess opportunities, shape and develop category sourcing strategies/plan in alignment with Heineken business goals

  • Leveraging professional expertise and relationships to contribute to strategy and drive business results
  • Develop insights and market intelligence that supports business centricity and builds trusted partnership with internal stakeholders
  • Build relationships with key business stakeholders in order to gather category requirements and specifications from various business owners and subject matter experts
  • Own the process for supplier management from sourcing, selection, evaluation, pricing, contract management, contract compliance
  • Rationalizing the supply base and developing preferred suppliers list.

7.     Work and support internal procurement operations team to deliver flawless end-to-end procurement projects

8.     Drive compliance in sourcing projects as per HGP guidelines and standards

9.     Participate and lead regional / global projects as assign by HGP

The candidate must have:-

·      Self- starter, ability to work independently, take initiative, and possess strong prioritization skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously

·      Strong team player, able to lead or participate on cross functional teams to deliver goals


  • Effectively & strong communication skills, confident to communicate and work with all levels within the organization, and with external business partners
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and work effectively under high pressure and fast paced environments
  • Team & people management/development skills
  • 5 – 8 years procurement experience in leading or managing the Marketing & Business Service categories

Job Segment: Manager, Procurement, Supply, Contract Manager, Strategic Sourcing, Management, Operations, Legal

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