We are currently recruiting for a Category Director role for a business based in Birmingham.
You will be fully responsible for negotiating national agreements for group purchasing. The objective is to ensure best pricing and contract terms and conditions.
The individual must possess strong negotiation skills and thorough understanding of contract terms and conditions with the ability to identify contractual risks and propose an alternative solution.
You will be managing a team of Category Managers, Senior Buyers, Buyers and Support staff.
Category Knowledge - product features and benefits
Supplier Knowledge - Develop strategies
Interpretation of supplier annual records
Discussion of future product pipelines with suppliers and customers
Sourcing- must have strong experience in this
Supplier Relationship Management
You must be able to demonstrate strong leadership and innovation skills.
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