Category Manager

Leeds, UK
20 May 2019
24 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Category manager role based in Leeds

Your new company
Hays is currently working with well respected planning, engineering and design consultancy services company who is looking for Category Manager to join their team.

Your new role
You will be responsible for the Travel & Fleet category within Corporate Supply Chain function. You will be joining a high performing team within an excellent reputation in the travel & fleet sectors and this role is seen as a key development position for the right individual. You will ensure the sustained delivery of optimum supplier performance in line with agreed SLA's, while developing appropriate relationships in line with the agreed strategy for the category, as well as advise Senior Leadership stakeholders

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills to enable the development of strong, sustainable relationships both internally and externally. You will have strong commercial acumen with a proven track record in delivering performance.
A degree qualified preferably with Professional Stage CIPS qualification.
Also you will need sufficient and relevant experience of solving problems by delivering solutions in a customer service. Experienced in drafting & negotiating supplier contracts. Understanding of 'Continuous Improvement Programme' implementation with Strategic Suppliers. Knowledge of Supplier and Customer Relationship Management tools and techniques and their application. Good working knowledge of current industry category platforms

What you'll get in return
A fantastic range of benefits, which you can tailor to suit your own health, wellbeing, financial and lifestyle choices.

What you need to do now
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