Contract Account Manager

Recruiter
Procurement and Supply Chain
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
04 May 2017
Closes
04 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reed have engaged with a highly reputable Edinburgh based organisation to recruit for an experienced Contract Account Manager who will play an important part in a newly established team whom will be focused on servicing a new to business client. The role is presented on a permanent basis and paying between £35,000 - £50,000.

You will be involved in an exciting new customer contract for procurement, supply and distribution services from its inception allowing you the very unique opportunity to develop the legacy of how this contract is managed.

You will manage a team of 24 individuals across procurement and supply chain, you will help define the longer-term process, streamline processes, and develop the team operating model and on-board additional team members. It will be important that you’re comfortable working in a start-up environment where ambiguity and change are common.

You will use ensure a strong customer focus, the desire to develop and nurture long term customer relationships and manage customer expectation.

You will demonstrate experience in account management, vendor management, and collaborative communications, show a strong bias for action using analysis, reporting, modelling, and forecasting to gather data for the purpose of making business decisions

Ideally, you will be results orientated Leader focused on hitting objectives and delivering results with high standards to customers, bring an intense commitment and a willingness to go above and beyond when needed, constantly look for a solutions based thought leadership, comfortable operating individually and collaboratively in a rapidly changing and undefined environment.

Making you feel valued is important to our client, so in exchange for your purchasing expertise and technical sourcing capability, they offer a competitive salary, generous reward package in an environment that provides continuous learning, development and a career that's full of opportunity.

If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this role, please call Simon Johnston-Maude on 0131 240 3680.

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