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Category Manager


This is a Full-time position in atlanta, GA posted January 10, 2022.

Category ManagerTake your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations.

Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.The role of the Senior Category Manager covers Logistics and Indirect Category Management and reports directly to the Business Procurement Leader.

The position will be responsible for supporting the Americas Procurement function for a multi-plant network.

This position will manage the costs and performance of logistics network, ensuring that warehousing capabilities and freight capacity are secured in a way that optimizes the P&L and is strategically organized.

The position will also be assigned various tactical Indirect Commodities and projects to help the team meet certain objectives.

Reporting to the Procurement & Logistics Manager, you will ensure execution in accordance with instructions and procedures from the company, the Procurement & Logistics function, and supply base management.Your responsibilitiesMaintain cost controls on all company Logistics activities, specifically related to freight and warehousingSupervise Logistics sourcing events and contract reviews to achieve optimal pricing and termsCollaborate with internal and external partners to gather accurate and relevant data to support company initiatives and further develop monthly reporting to leadershipCreate processes and tools to foster communication between Logistics, Operations, and Sales departmentsEnsure personnel adhere to category strategies and routing guidelinesReview freight and warehousing invoices to ensure pricing complianceDevelop and own the following Indirect CategoriesMaintenance and Installation of Production EquipmentEngineering ServicesTesting, Inspection & Certification ServicesCustomer Installation ServicesPlant & Equipment (Capex)Packaging Materials and ServicesChemicals, Lubricants & Paints shipped as part of ProductManufacturing SubcontractingProduction Scrap ResaleYour backgroundBachelor’s degree in Logistics/Business preferred or related experience equivalent with minimum of three to five years in freight and warehouse management and cost control.3PL management and knowledge of domestic freight modes, contracts, and transportation processes.Proficient in both SAP and MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams).Experience with warehouse management, sourcing, and contracts.Knowledge of PCS/Ultra Ship TMS software.Ability to think critically and challenge the status quo when necessary.Own the procurement process and ensure effective collaboration between stakeholders.Understanding of policies and procedures which impact the procurement function.Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US.BenefitsRetirement planLife insuranceDisability insuranceMedical insuranceWellbeing programMore about usABB Smart Power is a global technology leader, with products and solutions that make power supplies smart, connected and protected.

Its intelligent products and solutions make power more competitive by improving the energy efficiency, productivity and reliability of almost any operation.

We look forward to receiving your application.

If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website

ABB in the United States requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or in specific and limited circumstances, be approved for a sincerely held religious belief or a medical/disability accommodation.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status.

For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M.

– 5:00 P.M.

EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB’s career site as a result of your disability.

You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to

Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

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