Category Manager

Birmingham Permanent £40,500 - £49,500 per year
  • A very flexible business with excellent culture
  • Ample opportunity for progression

About Our Client

This large-scale company ensures the highest standards in customer service and safety, and is looking for a Category Manager to join their team.

Job Description

  • Developing and implementing strategic procurement processes.
  • Managing relationships with suppliers and negotiating contracts.
  • Ensuring the quality of products and services purchased.
  • Collaborating with other departments to forecast demand and manage inventory.
  • Monitoring market trends and assessing impact on supply chain.
  • Reporting on procurement activities and performance.
  • Ensuring compliance with industry regulations and standards.
  • Leading and mentoring a team of procurement professionals.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Category Manager should have:

  • Proven experience in procurement and supply chain management.
  • Some experience within public sector
  • Excellent negotiation and relationship management skills.
  • Strong analytic abilities and proficiency in relevant software.
  • Knowledge of the Leisure, Travel & Tourism industry.
  • Leadership skills and the ability to work effectively in a team.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary range of £45,500 - £49,500 per annum.
  • The opportunity to work in a vibrant and fast-paced industry.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on our procurement processes.
  • A supportive, team-oriented work culture.
  • A location in the heart of Birmingham with excellent transport links.



Take the next step in your career in the Leisure, Travel & Tourism industry by applying for the Category Manager position today.

Contact
Sarah Burgoyne
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6420760
Phone number
+44 113 388 9073

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Subsector
Indirect Procurement
Sector
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Location
Birmingham
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Sarah Burgoyne
Consultant phone
+44 113 388 9073
Job reference
JN-052024-6420760