Senior Category Manager
Mayfield Village, OH 
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Job Description
 
 

As a senior category manager, you will provide sourcing and procurement support to all Progressive Business Units for the newly created Data Category. You will play a critical role in developing category strategies and driving results. Our team is responsible for managing strategic vendor partners who provide data essential to Progressive. This is an exciting time to join our organization as we are going through an Enterprise Procurement transformation and this role will support the newly created Data category. If you are a passionate leader who is driven and looking for the opportunity to innovate, drive category strategy and produce results that have a direct impact on Progressive's results and how we win in the marketplace this could be your next big opportunity.

 

Must have qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • In lieu of a degree, a minimum of 5 years of related work experience in contract administration and maintaining vendor relationships

Preferred skills

  • Experience with vendor and contract management
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal); strong leadership skills
  • Excellent facilitation and negotiation skills with the ability to influence senior leaders
  • Strategic planning and strategy development
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at once while working independently with minimal direction
Benefits
  • Gainshare bonus up to 30% of your eligible earnings; Progressive rewards each of us with an annual bonus based on company performance
  • 401k with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 6%
  • Diverse, inclusive, and welcoming culture with Employee Resource Groups
  • Career development and tuition assistance
  • Onsite gym and healthcare at large locations 
  • Wellness programs to help you maintain a better quality of life
  • Medical, dental, and vision, including free preventive care

Equal opportunity employer

 
 

 
Job: Sourcing
 
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Mayfield Village
 
 
Schedule: Full-time
 
Employee Status: Regular
 
Work From Home: No

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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