FM Category Manager FTSE 100 Retail Group

Bramwith Consulting
London (South)
£60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
FM Category Manager - FTSE 100 Retail Group - Greater London - £60,000 - 70,000 Benefits Taking charge of the FM category for this FTSE 100 retail organisation, who are going through a major transformation of their procurement function will provide the successful applicant with the chance to make a significant impact. This FTSE 100 retail is looking for a category manager to optimise costs, maximise supplier performance and refine procurement strategies, whilst simultaneously moving the procurement function away from a tactical approach to a strategic approach. Category Manager Responsibilities:- Use strong interpersonal skills to influence key stakeholders to take on new procurement strategies Advise the business on their current procurement requirement specifications, whilst providing insight into the current market trends Engage with key suppliers, to produce fruitful long term relationships, ensuring commercially beneficial contracts Procurement Background and Requirements:- Prior experience in FM procurement, with a track record of making savings throughout your procurement career Ability to build relationships, with internal and external stakeholders, through strategic engagement Degree qualified (2:1) or equivalent work experience MCIPS preferred The successful candidate will benefit from the open and flexible culture fostered at this FTSE 00 group, with innovative ideas flowing freely around the business. The major transformation being undertaken at this conglomerate has resulted in there being serious scope for the successful applicant to influence and make an impact on brownfield procurement strategy. For more information and to apply email a CV to Keywords: Procurement, Procurement Buyer, Senior Buyer, Procurement Manager, Buyer, Purchasing, CIPS, Indirect, Senior Procurement Buyer, Indirect Procurement Buyer, IT Procurement, Marketing Procurement, Greenfield, Travel Buyer, Category Manager, FM Procurement This job was originally posted as