Category Manager

Gloucester Permanent
  • Role with a market leader
  • hybrid working environment

About Our Client

Market leading business which prides itself on staff development and progression. An entrepreneurial business, they give you the tools to enable you to excel in your career with staff progression being clear and visible. Through adapting to the new world in which we live they are looking for you to be a key part of their organisational transformation.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing change through Hard and soft FM
  • Utilities purchasing including carbon reduction initiatives
  • managing, negotiating and contracting RFQs and tenders for specific allocated projects
  • Contract Drafting
  • Reporting and delivery of cost saving initiatives
  • Supporting the overall purchasing team to achieve assigned targets
  • Achieve the lowest total cost of acquisition for goods and services taking into account quality, cost, delivery & service requirements
  • Maintain an understanding of internal control standards and requirements.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will

  • Have previous experience working within a purchasing team at a strategic level
  • Be able to work with, influence and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders at all levels
  • Possess experience within a project focused environment
  • Be a solid negotiator with experience in indirect procurement
  • Have prior experience working with SAP



What's on Offer

The role offers a competitive salary and benefits

Contact
Scott Taylor
Quote job ref
JN-082021-3560421
Phone number
+44 292 064 2032

Job summary

Location
Contract type
Consultant name
Scott Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2032
Job reference
JN-082021-3560421