Full-Time

Category Manager

Posted on 5/2/2024

Nexamp

Nexamp

501-1,000 employees

Deploys and operates solar energy solutions

Energy

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
SAP Products
Oracle
Requirements
  • Thorough knowledge of purchasing techniques
  • Understanding of inventory management requirements
  • ERP knowledge and experience (e.g. SAP, Oracle, JDE, Baan, Visual, etc.)
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Previous experience working in the development cycle of new products
  • Continuous improvement, Six Sigma concepts & methodologies
  • Work experience as a leader with excellent negotiation skills
  • Commitment to Nexamp's mission
  • Demonstrated experience in effective communication
  • Initiative to make improvements to current work processes
  • Ability to analyze data and present creative solutions
  • Expertise in building strong relationships with customers and stakeholders
  • Eagerness to develop a fundamental understanding of Nexamp's operations
Responsibilities
  • Own the equipment category strategy with a focus on solar modules and PV racking
  • Select suppliers to meet business goals
  • Negotiate master supply agreements with suppliers
  • Manage supplier relationships strategically
  • Manage supplier performance metrics
  • Introduce new suppliers and rationalize the supply base
  • Work on technology roadmap with vendors
  • Manage RFP process within assigned category

Nexamp is an ideal workplace for those passionate about sustainable energy, as it specializes in comprehensive solar energy solutions—spanning project development to operations. The company plays a significant role in simplifying solar energy deployment and making it financially viable for clients, showcasing its leadership in the renewable energy sector. This focus on complete lifecycle management of solar projects offers employees a unique opportunity to engage with all aspects of the industry, ensuring diverse and impactful work experiences.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$2.1B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

32%