Category Manger (FM)

£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Category Manager | FM (Hard/Soft Services) | Permanent | Birmingham Your new company An international company in Birmingham are looking for a Category Manger with specific experience within Facility Management to join their expanding team. You will have the opportunity to work in one of the most luxurious offices in Birmingham and the chance to excel your career within Procurement. Your new role This role will give you exposure to all aspects of the procurement process covering the sourcing of different services such as waste, landscaping, building, also furniture fittings and fire security. Within this role you will be liaising with third party suppliers and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders. You will drive self-created strategies through an innovative approach and cover the UK market with possible expansion into a global remit. What you'll need to succeed Strong experience in the procurement environment and the relevant sub-category's will allow you to thrive in the role. Great communication skills with the ability to build relationships with existing key suppliers are needed. You will have an innovative and enthusiastic approach whilst being able to efficiently self-manage. You be able to formulate and implement strategies, striving for process improvement and operational efficiency. A CIPS qualification would be an advantage. What you'll get in return A competitive salary and inclusive package. You will also have the opportunity to excel your Procurement career with exceptional progression opportunities. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as